Cast your vote, State Bar election ballots in the mail
State Bar members will elect a president-elect, treasurer, Judicial Council representative, district governors, and division officers this month. Ballots will be mailed this week and must be received by the Bar no later than April 22. The winning candidates assume their offices on July 1.
Candidates for president-elect are:
Candidates for treasurer are:
Kelly C. Nickel, Elkhorn
Nicholas J. Vivian, Stillwater, Minn.
Nicholas C. Zales, Milwaukee
Candidates for Judicial Council representative are:
Joseph M. Cardamone III, Kenosha
William C. Gleisner III, Milwaukee
Beth Ermatinger Hanan, Milwaukee
Candidates for division presidents-elect are:
Government Lawyers Division – Ann Marie Molitor, Madison
Nonresident Lawyers Division – Todd R. Seelman, Denver
Senior Lawyers Division – Thomas J. Drought, Milwaukee
Young Lawyers Division – Theodore J. (T.J.) Perlick-Molinari, Milwaukee, and Lee D. Turonie, Shawano
Board of Governors
Districts 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 9, 11, 13, and 15 will elect governors in 2011. District 2 (Milwaukee) elects seven; District 9 (Dane) elects three; and all other districts elect one. The Board of Governors is the State Bar's policymaking body. Governors serve two-year terms.
Find out who is running.