Candidates Set for Executive Board Election
February 14, 2011
USCFFLag.jpgFour candidates have been certified for the USCF executive board election coming up in July. 

This is an election for three positions (all for a three-year period) on the USCF Executive Board.

The four candidates (in alphabetical order by last name) are:

Sevan Muradian
Mike Nietman
Allen Priest
Gary Walters
Five petitions were received with four certified by the election committee. The current election requirements are to obtain 50 signaturesincluding 15 delegates from five different states.

Remember that in this election, you must register to vote. The deadline is March 31. To check your status as a registered voting member, go to To register as a voting member, go to: 

Ballots will go out with the June Chess Life. (An earlier version of this article stated incorrectly that they would go out in July.)