Election Commission

Election Commission

Election Commission’s mission is the fair and proper administration of Student Government Elections. Election Commission is tasked with creating election laws and planning for the Spring Student Government Elections.

The Election Commission meets every Thursday at 6pm. Meeting information can be found in the agenda center

What We Do?

Election Commission holds a wide array of responsibilities such as creating Election Law policies to ensure that the candidates in the elections are on an even playing field or planning and managing events such as Candidate Information Sessions, Presidential and Vice-Presidential Debates, and holding polling locations on the Election Dates.

Sub-Committee System

In order for everything to be completed before the Spring Elections, The Election Commission has its own sub-committee system: 

  • Public Relations
  • Debates
  • Violations 

Each committee holds differing responsibilities.

Why Join?

Election Commission is great for finding leadership opportunities, skills in policy development and proposal, event planning and managing, decision-making, and much more. If you are looking to apply, please email the Election Commissioner.

Meeting Agendas and Minutes

Meeting agendas and minutes from the Election Commission can be found here. Please email the election commission at electioncommission@iastate.edu for any questions.

Violation Hearings and Finding of Facts

Violation hearing case files and finding of facts from the Election Commission can be found here. Please email the election commission at electioncommission@iastate.edu for any questions.

Case File Packet

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Meet the Election Commissioner

Ross Opie

Election Commissioner

Meet the Election Vice-Commissioner

Trevor Poundstone

Election Vice-Commissioner

Meet the Election Commission Treasurer

Chase Krug

Treasurer

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