Lodge Officer Elections

November 8th, 2020 at 7pm CT

Lodge Officer Elections

Being a lodge officer can expand your leadership and personal skills beyond anything you expected. Kon Wapos Lodge will elect its 2021 Lodge Officers on Sunday, November 7th at 7pm. Prospective candidates should express interest no later than November 1st.

Candidates can run for one, two, or all of the following positions. Duties of each of these positions can be found on page 2 of the Lodge Planbook.

  • Lodge Chief

  • Lodge Vice Chief of Program

  • Lodge Vice Chief of Inductions

  • Lodge Secretary

  • Lodge Treasurer

Arrowmen interested in running for a lodge office position should submit their Candidate Application no later than November 1st, 2020 to the lodge adviser. This application can be found at the bottom of the page with the other resources.

After you have submitted your application, the next step is to upload a series of videos that will be presented during the election Zoom meeting on November 8th. Please upload the following videos:

  • 1 one-minute introduction video. This should include your name, chapter, unit, hometown, rank, honor, and other general information you'd life to share.

  • 1 two-minute "speeches" for each position you are interested in running for. This should include why you are running for that position, your initial plans and goals for the position, and any other information you'd like to share.

These videos should be uploaded to the Lodge Google Drive no later than Wednesday, November 4th, 2020. Upload your videos here: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1BwoVtXpT35wg2kLQ-xtzN-bEXrT8p3kf?usp=sharing. To upload, you must be signed in to the Lodge Google Drive. If you do not have a Lodge Google Drive account, please contact the communications team to set up an account.

When uploading your videos, please use the following convention where "video title" is one of the below options.

Naming Convention: First Name Last Name - Video Title

"Video Title" should be one of the following:

  • Introduction

  • Chief Speech

  • Program Speech

  • Inductions Speech

  • Secretary Speech

  • Treasurer Speech

For example, if Johnny Arrowman were running for Lodge Chief, Lodge Vice Chief of Program, and Lodge Vice Chief of Inductions, they would upload the following videos:

  • Johnny Arrowman - Introduction

  • Johnny Arrowman - Chief Speech

  • Johnny Arrowman - Program Speech

  • Johnny Arrowman - Inductions Speech

In addition to these speeches, candidates will be asked a brief series of questions which will be answered live during the election event.

If you have any questions on this process, please reach out to the Lodge Adviser.