The HNBA Elections Board Committee is responsible for enforcing the annual HNBA Board of Governor’s elections procedures and ensuring that the procedures set forth in the Bylaws and by the Board of Governors are followed. The Committee consists of the General Counsel and three (3) Regular or Affiliate Members in good standing nominated by the Nominations Committee and appointed by the President, and three (3) Regular Members or Affiliate Members in good standing appointed by the President shall constitute the Elections Board. None of the Elections Board members shall be a nominee for elective office or otherwise have a direct interest in the election of any particular candidate so as to compromise the fairness and/or the appearance of fairness of the elective process. The Regular Members and/or Affiliate Members on the Elections Board shall not concurrently serve on the Nominations Committee, with the exception of the General Counsel, who shall serve as the chairperson of the Elections Board.


Yessenia Gallegos
Elections Board Chair
McDermott Will & Emery