GCA Election 2020

Dear Members,

GCA is pleased to announce that the Superior Court of California, County of Alameda, will be administering GCA’s Elections for the year 2020.


In order to receive the EMAIL ANNOUNCEMENT OF NOMINEES, MEMBERS must submit their email address to Dept.520.CMC.Orders@gmail.com with the Subject Line: GCA Special Election, as soon as possible.

Dear Members,


GCA’s Election Committee is pleased to announce upcoming elections for the GCA Board of Directors for the term beginning on December 1, 2020 and ending on November 30, 2022. Election process will start August 27, 2020 with a request for nominations and conclude on October 25, 2020 – auspicious day of Dussehra with election results. Election committee will continue to communicate with more detailed information on as required. Provisions of the GCA Bylaws as published on the GCA website will be applicable for the election process and eligibility requirements. Election Committee will seek guidance from GCA Legal Counsel as needed, in the interpretation of Bylaws.


The Election Committee hereby requests nominations from all existing Board of Directors as well as members interested in applying for the open positions on the Board.

Board of Directors, Officers and Open Positions

  • Board of Directors will be composed of a minimum of fifteen (15) members, with a maximum of seventeen (17) members.

  • Five Director Positions will be reserved for Junior Directors (as defined by tenure on the Board) from the outgoing Board of Directors.

  • Officers will be elected by the newly elected Board of Directors at a meeting of the Board to be held immediately after completion of the election of the Directors.

Eligibility Requirements for Submitting Nominations

  • 21 years of age or older

  • Express interest by completing the nomination form in time specified.

  • Currently serving as a member of the Board of Directors or has been a voting member of the GCA for 12 months immediately preceding the election.

  • Nominee shall be voting member of good standing.

Process for Submitting Nominations

Please send all elections related questions to GCAElection-2020@googlegroups.com