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2009 Spring Employee Assembly

These elections are overseen by the Employee Assembly Internal Operations Committee.

Information for Candidates

Information for Voters

Find more information about referenda and candidates in the spring 2009 employee assembly candidate profiles and referendum information.

You may vote online or download, print, and mail in a paper ballot. Use of the secure and instantaneous online voting system is strongly recommended to those able to use it. If you are unable to download and print the ballot, you may request delivery by campus mail by calling 255–3715 or visiting 109 Day Hall during regular business hours.

Eligible voters will receive election materials by e-mail. Contact the Office of the Assemblies for more information.

Election Results

Preliminary results follow — subject to revision until Friday, 1 May 2009.

A total of 1,983 ballots were cast at the close of the election. 1,967 were required to exceed minimum turnout. Because fewer candidates ran than the number of vacancies in the assembly, all candidates will ultimately be seated according to EA rules.

Referendum on Proposed Charter Changes

  • Approve (1,650)
  • Disapprove (130)

Endowed, Exempt

Method: IRV
Number of total ballots: 1827
Number of invalid or empty ballots: 0
Number of ballots used in the count: 1827
4 candidate running for 1 seats.

RoundCili PhillipsLaura NiederLinda Croll HowellTanya GroveExhausted
Count of first choices.
2340 78068720
Count after eliminating Laura Nieder and transferring votes.
3  92486637
Count after eliminating Cili Phillips and transferring votes.

Winner is Linda Croll Howell.

Endowed, Non-Exempt

Method: IRV
Number of total ballots: 1664
Number of invalid or empty ballots: 0
Number of ballots used in the count: 1664
2 candidate running for 1 seats.

RoundDavid BrooksPempa DongtoeExhausted
Count of first choices.

Winner is David Brooks.

Geneva At Large

Gemma Osborne was elected as the only candidate with 1,563 votes.

Contact Elections

109 Day Hall

Cornell University

Ithaca, NY 14853

ph. (607) 255—3715