June 23–26, 2016


Be a delegate at the 101st Kiwanis International Convention. Help shape the future of Kiwanis. Vote for officers who will lead the organization. Kiwanis clubs in good standing are allowed two representatives in the House of Delegates, along with two alternates. Download the certificate of election of club delegates and alternates to the Kiwanis International convention.

Candidates will be announced as they are declared. Candidates' pages will be posted as information is received from the declared candidates.

To be elected during 2015–16, for terms beginning 2016–17
(as of May 31, 2016)

PRESIDENT: Jane M. Erickson, Bellevue, Nebraska, USA
(one to be elected)

PRESIDENT-ELECT: James M. Rochford, Peoria, Illinois, USA
(one to be elected)

VICE PRESIDENT:  Patricia Barsotti, Concord, California, USA 
(one to be elected)    Randy DeLay, Houston, Texas, USA
                               Florencio C. “Poly” Lat, Metro Manila, Philippines
                               Elizabeth M. Tezza, Sullivan’s Island, South Carolina, USA

TRUSTEES:  Six (6) trustee offices will be filled as follows:

UNITED STATES AND PACIFIC CANADA — Three (3) three-year terms to be elected at the 2016 Kiwanis International convention in Toronto, Ontario, Canada (June 23–26, 2016) by delegates from the United States and Pacific Canada Region. Announced candidates are:

M.A. “Fred” Dietze, Hudson, Wisconsin, USA
James W. “Jim” Lee, Portales, New Mexico, USA
Peter J. Mancuso, North Bellmore, New York, USA
Bert West, Divide, Colorado, USA

CANADA AND CARIBBEAN REGION — One (1) two-year term was filled by Gary Levine at the 2016 Eastern Canada and the Caribbean District convention in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (May 14, 2016) by delegates from the district.  

EUROPE REGION ——Paul Inge Paulsen, Norden District, was selected by the delegates of the Kiwanis International-European Federation at their convention as their preferred representative for a one-year (1) term.

ASIA-PACIFIC REGION —One (1) three-year term was filled by Chian, Chu-Ching, Taichung City, Taiwan at the 2016 Kiwanis Asia-Pacific conference in Taichung City, Taiwan (March 10–13, 2016) by delegates from Asia-Pacific.

At-large seat does not have a guaranteed trustee seat open for the 2016–17 administrative year.

CONTACT: Denise Parker: email dparker@kiwanis.org * Fax +1-317-879-0204 * Phone 1-800-549-2647 or +1-317-875-8755, extension 245.