Elections

Elections Schedule

Elections will occur during General Council meetings (Wednesdays at 7:30pm in 108 West Village G) according to the following schedule. Intents to Run and Draft Presentations are due on the Saturday before the election at noon to the RSA President Elli Morrison at morrison.ro@northeastern.edu.

Postition Election Date Intent to Run & Presentation Due
President March TBD March TBD
VP Operations March TBD March TBD
VP Advocacy March TBD March TBD
VP Engagement & Leadership March TBD March TBD
Co-VPs Programming & Collaboration March TBD March TBD
National Communications Coordinator March TBD March TBD

 

Who to Meet With

If you are planning to run for an Executive Board role, it is strongly encouraged that you meet with the current members of the Executive Board prior to the election.

Postition Current E-Board Member Email
President Elli Morrison morrison.ro@northeastern.edu
VP Operations Felix Moisand moisand.f@northeastern.edu
VP Advocacy Vacant Vacant
VP Engagement & Leadership Nurselin Akbulut akbulut.n@northeastern.edu
Co-VPs Programming & Collaboration

Cole Hayhurst

Richard Santamaria

hayhurst.c@northeastern.edu

santamaria.r@northeastern.edu

National Communications Coordinator Zach Smith smith.zach@northeastern.edu

Additionally, it is recommended that candidates meet with the following stakeholders to best prepare for an election.

Advisor Name Email
RSA Advisor Emily O’Brien e.obrien@northeastern.edu
RSA Program Manager (co-VPPC Candidates Only) Kylie Bowen k.bowen@northeastern.edu
RSA Budget Manager (VPO Candidates Only) Vacant Vacant
Assistant Vice President(s) for the role (VP Candidates) & Hall Councilors (VPO, VPA, VPEL Candidates)

When requesting meetings, we encourage you to request early and provide several options for meetings.

Intents to Run

Below are the Intents to Run for each of the elected positions. Candidates meeting the constitutional qualifications (as outlined in the info packets above) should complete the Intent to Run and e-mail it to RSA President Elli Morrison at morrison.ro@northeastern.edu by noon on the Saturday before the election (specific dates outlined in the Intent to Run).

President

VP Operations

VP Advocacy

VP Engagement & Leadership

Co-VPs Programming & Collaboration

National Communications Coordinator

Governing Documents & Information

Below are the Governing Documents that we will use during the 2021 – 2022 elections. These documents were approved and finalized by the General Council during a February 2021 meeting. Additionally, informational documents to help you prepare for elections are linked. 

RSA Constitution | 2020-2021

RSA Bylaws | 2020-2021

Running for E-Board Info Presentation