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2016 NCSAPPB Election Information
2016 NCSAPPB Election!

The North Carolina Substance Abuse Professional Practice Board conducts an election from its body each year.

Who Can Vote?

Only fully licensed or certified persons are eligible to vote. Each qualifying professional shall have one (1) vote.
A qualifying professional may vote in all races on the ballot. For example, a person living in the Eastern district will be able to vote for all races, including the race for the Western District seat.
Voting will only be available through the LearningBuilder platform after the voting period begins.
Ballots are no longer mailed through the USPS to the qualifying professional eligible to vote.

Ballots will be obtained by logging into LearningBuilder on or after May 11.

How to Run?

Only fully licensed or certified professionals may run for a Board seat.

LCAS-Associates and CSAC-Interns may not hold a Board seat or run for a seat on the Board.

Each candidate may provide a maximum 100-word statement on the qualities they would bring to the NCSAPPB if elected, and photo to be included on the Slate of Candidates page on the NCSAPPB website.

2016 Election Cycle:

Election Nominations Begin: March 10, 2016
Election Nominations Close: May 10, 2016
Ballot Learning Plans Open: May 11, 2016
Ballot Learning Plans Close: June 8, 2016
Ballots Counted: June 9, 2016
Results Announced to Board: June 10, 2016
All Nominees Contacted: June 15, 2016
New Board Member Orientation: September 8, 2016
New Board Members Sworn-In and Seated: September 9, 2016
The following seats are to be voted on in 2016:

1. At Large Seat (Wrenn Rivenbark seat, term limited and cannot run)
2. North Central Seat (Clyde Ebron seat, term limited and cannot run)
3. South Central Seat (Carol Hoffman seat)
4. Western Seat (Steve Sorrell seat)