The Nominating Committee is responsible for submitting a slate of nominees for elected office (Western Province Bylaws, Article XXVIII). Candidates also can be nominated for office from the floor of the Council once nominations have been opened by the presiding officer. Questions or concerns regarding the committee and its guidelines should be directed to the Committee Chairman, Brother Sekou Aiken; he can be contacted at or (646) 479.0642.

Process Overview / Timeline

Rules and Guidelines

Committee Membership

The Committee shall consist of no more than one representative from each chapter represented at the Council, as selected by their respective chapters.

Committee Responsibility

It shall be the duty of the Nominating Committee to submit to the Council a slate of nominees for the offices as provided for in the Bylaws of the Western Province, Article XXII, Sections I, V, VI, and VII.

Candidate Submission Criteria and Guidelines

last updated: Jan 16, 2024

Jan 16, 2024: Candidacy submissions are now open; use the form below.

Elected Offices

The Western Province Bylaws provide for the election of the following offices and positions (Article XXII, Sections V and VII):