Nominations

UPTE-CWA 9119

2022 Notice of Interim Election of

New Systemwide Executive Board Representative

The Election begins October 24, 2022. Ballots mailed on October 24, 2022

Nominations have been accepted for the offices of This election is for officers to complete the three-year terms from the 2020 elections (2021-2023). The election will be held from October 24, 2022 – November 19, 2022.

The nominees for UCSD are:

  • Samantha Warsh
  • Danny Kovacs

The nominees for UCSF are:

  • Shawn Singh
  • Elisa Cleveland

The nominees for UCD are:

  • Amy Fletcher
  • Jamie McDole

If anyone you know is not yet a member, please encourage them to join now to become eligible to vote. Ballot packets will be mailed to new members when they join.

IN ORDER TO BE COUNTED, YOUR BUSINESS-REPLY ENVELOPE MUST BE RECEIVED BY MK ELECTIONS NO LATER THAN 9:00 AM SATURDAY NOVEMBER 19, 2022.

If you make a mistake on your ballot, lose your ballot, or need any materials that accompanied your ballot, you may request a replacement by calling MK Elections at (209) 259-6740. Duplicate ballot requests will be processed within one business day.

Voting by mail: UPTE will conduct this election by mail. All ballots and the election announcement will be mailed to the last known address on file.

The vendor for this election is MK Election Services.

Questions? Recent address changes? If so, please contact the Systemwide office (510-704-8783 / info@upte-cwa.org) to update your info. All ballots/voting notices will be sent to the address on file.

FAQs: 

I just joined the union. Am I eligible to vote?
Yes, and you should email the Systemwide office to request a ballot to make sure you receive one. 

I recently retired. Am I still eligible to vote?
If you are an active retiree member, yes. 

I changed status during the voting period. Am I still eligible to vote?
Possibly. See Appendix B, Section I.3.A. 

Is there any way to track my ballot in the mail to verify delivery? 
Unfortunately, there is not. Return your ballot without delay.   

When is the deadline to request a new ballot? 
3:00 PM November 10, 2022.

When will the results be available? 
Tentative results will be available on November 19, 2022, and the final results will be available on November 29, 2022.