Nominating Committee Current Minutes

TCMA Nominating Committee
Conference Call
March 3, 2016, 10:00 a.m.

Members present on the conference call included: Mike Land, Deputy City Manager, Coppell (Chair); Shane Stokes, City Manager, Pampa; Robert Patrick, Assistant City Manager, Midland; Darron Leiker, City Manager, Wichita Falls; Mo Raissi, City Manager, Jacksonville; Joe Dickson, City Manager, Santa Fe; Melissa Byrne Vossmer, City Manager, Lago Vista; Linda Zartler, Assistant City Manager, Boerne; Michelle Leftwich, Assistant City Manager, McAllen

TML staff: Kim Pendergraft

Mike called the conference call to order at 10:00 a.m. and thanked the members for participating.

On a motion by Mo and a second by Melissa, the Committee accepted the petitions for the 2016 TCMA Statewide offices as presented. The unopposed office of President-Elect will not be placed on the ballot per the TCMA Constitution Article III Section 6E.

Paulette Hartman, Assistant City Manager, City of North Richland Hills, will serve as President-Elect. The candidates for Vice President and TML Board Representative will appear on the 2016 TCMA Statewide Ballot in alphabetical order as follows:

                        Vice President:
                        Chris Coffman, City Manager, City of Granbury
                        Jack Harper, Assistant City Manager, City of Waco

                        TML Board Representative:
                        Mark Browne, City Manager, City of Alamo Heights
                        Michael Ross, Assistant City Manager, City of Fulshear

Linda and Joe will serve as the subcommittee to canvas votes the week of April 4.

With nothing else on the agenda, the conference call was adjourned at 10:06 a.m.