Center for Financial Empowerment
Annual Meeting & Nomination of Officials
Thursday, April 13, 2023
4:00 pm (PDT)
Members of record at the close of business on April 12, 2023 will be entitled to vote at the meeting.
This meeting will be held online by virtual attendance.
Two board positions will be open this year. No nominations have been made. Members who would like to be considered are invited to submit an application to the Nominating Committee.
Members may submit an application to the Chair of the Nominating Committee, Mr. Pascual Garrido. The application can be accessed here, and submitted by mail c/o Abby Ulm, Center for Financial Empowerment, 12701 Schabarum Avenue, Irwindale, CA 91706, or by email to hello@Center4FE.org. The Nominating Committee will contact applicants and may conduct interviews and/or request additional information.
Nominations By Petition
Members who wish to be nominated to serve on the Board of Directors may do so by submitting a petition signed by at least five percent (5%) of the total CFE membership (approx. 300 signatures) to the Chair of the Nominating Committee, Mr. Pascual Garrido (c/o Abby Ulm, Center for Financial Empowerment, 12701 Schabarum Avenue, Irwindale, CA 91706). Nominations by petition must be accompanied by a signed certificate from the nominee stating they are agreeable to nomination and will serve if elected to office. This petition must be received by 5:00 pm on Monday, February 27, 2023. Nomination questions may be directed to 800.866.6474 x2321.
The names of all nominees will be posted at the Center for Financial Empowerment office on Thursday, March 9, 2023.
The election will be conducted by ballot if the number of nominees exceeds the number of positions to be filled. Nominations will not be accepted from the floor. When the number of nominees equals the number of positions to be filled, the Chair will declare each nominee elected by general consent at the annual meeting.