The election for the Board of Directors and the Nominations Committee will be held online between December 14, 2020 through January 11, 2021. To be eligible to vote, you must be a dual member of CFA Society New York and CFA Institute (Charterholder, Regular, or Affiliate) with paid membership as of December 4.

Voting is now open! All CFA Society New York members who are eligible to vote received an email containing a link to their eballot and their unique user ID from [email protected]. Please follow the instructions in that email to vote.

The ballot this year will consist of a competitive election for the Board of Directors (12 candidates for 6 positions) and for the 2021 Nominations Committee (7 candidates for 5 positions); the candidates who receive the highest number of votes will be elected. Approval of the Society’s financial auditors, Condon, O’Meara, McGinty & Donnelly LLP is also required. To get to know a bit about the candidates, please find their introduction videos below. You may also view a sample ballot by clicking here.

The election results will be announced at the Annual Meeting of Members on January 14, 2021. Since this meeting will be held virtually, in-person voting will not be available; please make your vote online by January 11, 2021. If you have any questions or need a voting accommodation, please contact [email protected].

Board of Directors (3-Year Term: 2021- 2023)

  1. David Allen, CFA
  2. Andrew Auslander, CFA, FRM
  3. Thomas Brigandi, CFA
  4. Alton Crooks, CFA
  5. Amelie Derosne, CFA
  6. Katrina Dudley, CFA
  7. Kevin Maxwell, CFA
  8. Brandon Neal
  9. Marya Ann Savola, CFA
  10. Leo Schmidt, CFA
  11. Mathias Strohfeldt, CFA
  12. Kelly Ye, CFA

Nominations Committee (1-Year Term)

  1. Olga Arakcheyev, CFA, CPA
  2. Alvin Butler, CFA
  3. Jonathan Dong, CFA
  4. Glenn Friedman, CFA
  5. David Geng, CFA
  6. Stephen Mayrose, CFA, CFP
  7. Gino Reina, CFA

Meet the Candidates 2021 Video Introductions CFA Society New York Election

Meet the Candidates 2021 Video Introductions

Meet the 2021 Election Candidates

2021 Candidates — Board of Directors

2021 Candidates — Nominations Committee