National Elections Timeline

August 1 - September 17

Members may request Candidate Application Packets.

September 17

Applications are due to AMTA's office.

October 1

Members with Active Professional, Inactive Professional, Graduate or Retired classification in good standing of record on this date are eligible to vote.

November 15

Election ballots are emailed and live online.

December 3

Ballots close at 11:59 pm CT.


Ballots have been counted and results concluded. The results are held in confidence by the Commissioner of Elections until the official announcement, which will be before January 1.

March 1

Term of office begins.

Note: Dates scheduled by policy that fall on a Saturday, Sunday or a holiday are moved to the next business day

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