Nomination and Election

In accordance with the bylaws of the Iranian American Society of Utah all corporate powers and affairs of this organization are exercised by or under the authority of the Board of Directors. Upon election, each director will serve a three-year term. Every director will be in charge of one of the following committees/areas:

  1. Cultural Committee
  2. Charity Committee
  3. Civil Rights Committee
  4. Treasurer
  5. Secretary

Elected directors will have the following responsibilities:

Cultural Committee: The Cultural Committee Director manages and oversees all cultural and educational activities. These activities may include but not limited to Nowruz, Yalda, Mehregan, Tirgan and any other activity encompassing and promoting the Iranian culture.

Charity Committee: The Charity Committee Director manages and oversees all charity activities of the Society. Charity activities of the Society will be limited to lawfully addressing, coordinating and providing aid proportional to resources available to the Society.

Civil Rights Committee: The Civil Right Committee Director manages and oversees all civil right related activities of the Society. These activities will oppose any discrimination, unfair treatment, and lack of social justice and equality within the capacity of the Society.

Treasurer: The Treasurer, as an elected board member shall keep and maintain, or cause to be kept and maintained, adequate and correct accounts of the properties and business transactions of the Society, including account of its assets, liabilities, receipts, disbursements, gains, losses, and capitals.

Secretary: The Secretary, as an elected board member shall keep, or cause to be kept, a book of minutes, gives notice of all the meetings of the Board of Directors and will be responsible for the internal affairs of the Society.

The Iranian American Society of Utah (IASOU) invites you to nominate directors for the following positions:

  1. Cultural Committee Chair
  2. Treasurer

Each IASOU member can nominate a total of two individuals, one person for each position. Self-nominations are accepted.

The nominators will remain anonymous.

Deadline for receiving the nominations is March 1, 2020.

Directors will be elected by March 30, 2020.

The elected directors will join the current Board of Directors of IASOU and will serve starting March 31, 2020.

For details of the duties of the directors and bylaws of the IASOU click here.

To nominate click here.

For paper nominations please mail your nominations with name and signature to:

IASOU

PO Box 581511

Salt Lake City, Utah 84158

For questions and suggestions please email: iraniansofutah@gmail.com