2019 - 2020 Board of Governors Elections

Nominations for the 2019 - 2020 Board of Governors are now being accepted.  The Board of Governors is responsible for overall policy and direction of the Downriver Actors Guild.  The Board consists of dedicated individuals from our membership. 

Downriver Actors Guild welcomes nominations from any current members interested in managing, growing, and shaping the future of our organization.   Becoming a member of the Board is a rewarding experience.  Not only will you be enhancing the group, but you will also be supporting the community through entertainment and educational programs.  

Voting for the Board of Governors will be held during the General Membership meeting at 7:00 pm on  June 3, 2019.  

Please consider submitting a nomination.  Guidelines and policies are below.  We look forward to hearing from you.

General Membership Meeting Information

Date:          June 3, 2019

Time:         7:00 pm

Location:  Catherine A. Daly - Theater on the Avenue
                  2656 Biddle, Ave
                  Wyandotte, MI  48192

You must arrive at the meeting no later than 7:45 pm to be eligible to vote.

Vacant Positions 

Vice President - The Vice President shall ac as the President/Chair in his or her absense.  The Vice President will assist the President with regularly scheduled Board meetings, shall preside or arrange for another member of the executive committee to preside at each meeting.

Documentation Secretary - The Documentation Secretary shall be responsible for keeping all documents relating to the organization. Is responsible to keep all documentation up to date. Insure that copies are available at the theater.

Advocate - The Advocate keeps order. If other board members or meeting attendees are disruptive, the advocate may warn them and, in extreme cases, eject them from the meeting.

Trustee (3 positions) - The Trustee will vote on items regarding policy, budgeting, finances, and strategic plan.

Nomination and Voting Information


Nominations must be submitted to the Recording Secretary no later than 30 days prior to elections.  You can submit your nomination to Michelle Sturm via email by clicking here.

A person can only be nominated for one position.

Nominations must include person nominated and position.

Anyone requesting to be nominated for an officer position (eg. President, Vice-President, Secretaries, Advocate, or Treasurer) must have served on the board of directors the previous year.


Voting will be held at the General Membership Meeting on June 3, 2019 at 7:00 pm at the Catherine A. Daly Theater on the Avenue.  2656 Biddle, Ave., Wyandotte, MI 48192.  You must arrive at the meeting no later than 7:45 pm to be eligible to vote.

Members may only vote once

Votinig must be in person.  All members in good standing may submit one ballot.

Absentee – members may have the option to vote absentee.
   -  Members wishing to vote absentee must vote in person.
   -  Members will have a two week window prior to the elections to cast their ballot.

   -  Members must contact the secretary to make arrangements to cast their ballot.

Proxy – Not accepted.

Submit Your Nomination