Board Elections

Important 2023 Election Information

August 1

Board of Directors application deadline

August

Candidate interviews

August 31

Sea Pines POA candidates announced

October 3

Nomination by Petition deadline

October

Meet the Candidates

November 1

Board of Director Election Ballots emailed to  Members

December 1

Ballots must be returned by December 1 to be valid

December 19

Election results announced December 19

The following positions have been filled commencing in January 2023:                                                                                  3 Sea Pines POA Board Seats

Sea Pines POA Nominating Committee Members

  • Lee Stevens
  • Greg Thomson
  • Lori Wellinghoff

A candidate may be nominated by a Member if:

  • the nomination is supported by a petition naming the person to be nominated who must be an Owner, spouse of an Owner, a beneficiary of a trust that is an Owner, or an owner of an interest in an entity that is an Owner;
  • the petition bears the names, original written signatures, phone numbers and addresses of at least fifty (50) Members;
  • the petitioner establishes that the candidate is eligible to be a Director and is ready, willing and able to serve; and
  • the petition reaches the Nominating Committee by October 3 prior to the election. Proposed candidates shall be responsible for the integrity of their petitions. Petitions may be audited for compliance with petition requirements. Petitions without valid Sea Pines POA Member original signatures may be ruled invalid and may be disqualified by a two-thirds vote of the Board.

Election Application

You can complete this form online (below) or download and complete at your leisure. Please return the downloaded and completed form to 175 Greenwood Drive, HHI, SC 29928 or email to info@seapinespoa.com by August 1, 2022.

In addition to those nominated by the Nominating Committee of Sea Pines POA, persons may be nominated by petition.

The following requirements of the petition process are:

  • Petition to be signed by 50 valid Sea Pines POA Members in good standing.
  • The candidate has to be willing and able to serve.
  • Sea Pines POA By-laws require the petition to reach said Nominating Committee by October 3rd, 2022.

Education and Business Experience

Please list education, business and/or other experiences that you believe are relevant. Also list any professional/technical designations or licenses that you hold.

Community Service Experience

Please list current and previous community service activities, interests, directorships, etc. ‐ public and private. For each activity indicate the years served and positions held.

Specialized Skills You Would Bring to Sea Pines POA

Other Relevant Activities, Experience, Interests, etc.

Please list other activities, knowledge, or professional experience that would contribute to your effectiveness as an Sea Pines POA Board Director.

Request from the Applicant

The Nominating Committee has requested that you provide a brief biography (limited to 150 words) and a statement on “Why I Wish to Serve the Sea Pines Community” (limited to 150 words) as word document attachments along with your application submission.

If selected, these submissions will be published in our Board of Directors Candidate Brochure, as submitted.

Biography

Why I Wish to Serve the Sea Pines Community