Please vote on the first ballot for Oklahoma DECA CDC 2021. The second ballot will be released once the results from the first one have been calculated. Please check with your local advisors for the release of the second ballot.


Vote for:  President 

Please place one vote for the next Oklahoma DECA State Executive Council President.


Vote for:  Bylaw Proposals 

Proposal 1

Submitted by High Plains Technology Center DECA

Purpose:  To establish an Oklahoma Collegiate DECA State Executive Council.

Article VII – State Officers
Section 1.

Current:  Officers of the Oklahoma Association of DECA shall include President, Vice President of Leadership, Vice President of Career Development, Vice President of Marketing, Vice President of Finance, and Vice President of Hospitality.

Proposed Amendment:  Officers of the Oklahoma Association of DECA shall include a High School Division State Executive Council consisting of a President, Vice President of Leadership, Vice President of Career Development, Vice President of Marketing, Vice President of Finance, and Vice President of Hospitality, as well as, a Collegiate Division State Executive Council consisting of a President and two Vice Presidents.


Proposal 2

Submitted by High Plains Technology Center DECA

Purpose:  To establish the process for which an Oklahoma Collegiate DECA State Executive Council would be elected.

Article VII – State Officers
Section 6.

Current:  Officers of Oklahoma DECA shall be elected by a majority vote of the voting delegates present at CDC, and attend the election session.  The top six candidates receiving majority vote during the election session, shall be named to State Executive Council. From these top six, those that designated to run for President will be placed on a ballot, and the candidate receiving majority vote, shall serve as President. The State Chartered Association Advisor shall assign all remaining Vice President Officer Positions. Placement will be based on a review of the officers’ credentials, interview panel recommendations, and preference of office listed on the Officer Application Form.

Proposed Amendment:  Officers of Oklahoma DECA shall be elected by a majority vote of the voting delegates in their division present at CDC, and attend the election session.  The top six high school division candidates receiving majority vote during the election session, shall be named to the high school division State Executive Council. From these top six, those that designated to run for President will be placed on a ballot, and the candidate receiving majority vote, shall serve as President. The State Chartered Association Advisor shall assign all remaining Vice President Officer Positions. Placement will be based on a review of the officers’ credentials, interview panel recommendations, and preference of office. The top three collegiate candidates receiving majority vote during the election session, shall be named to the collegiate division State Executive Council . From these top three, those that designated to run for President will be placed on a ballot, and the candidate receiving majority vote, shall serve as President. The State Chartered Association Advisor shall assign all remaining Vice President Officer Positions.


Proposal 3

Submitted by Edmond Santa Fe High School DECA & Edmond North High School DECA

Purpose:  To establish an Advisory Council for Oklahoma DECA.

Article VIII – Organization
Section 4.

Proposed Amendment:  The Oklahoma Association of DECA will be advised by an Advisory Council which shall meet once a year and shall consist of seven positions:  the current Oklahoma DECA State President, three active local Oklahoma DECA advisors, and three at-large positions. The positions shall be appointed by the state association advisor on a yearly basis.

 

Proposal 1 (see above for details)

Proposal 2 (see above for details)

Proposal 3 (see above for details)


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