Hi Matt,

Has the link for votations been sent yet? Or do I have to wait?


Claudio Soto Azat, MV, MSc, PhD.
Centro de Investigación para la Sustentabilidad (CIS)
Laboratorio de Salud de Ecosistemas
Facultad de Ecología y Recursos Naturales
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De: Gray, Matt <[log in to unmask]>
Enviado: viernes, 24 de marzo de 2017 16:13:36
Para: Global Ranavirus Consortium
Asunto: Re: GRC Elections and Voting Open (Deadline 31 March)

Hello All:

A reminder that elections for the GRC Board end in ONE week (Friday, 31 March).  Please join the GRC today ( and vote!!!!  NOTE: After you join the GRC, Jesse Brunner ([log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>) will send a link to you for voting.

Best, Matt

From: Matt Gray <[log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>>
Date: Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 10:05 AM
To: Global Ranavirus Consortium <[log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>>
Subject: GRC Elections and Voting Open (Deadline 31 March)

Dear GRC:

Elections for the GRC Board are open and will close at 17:00 Eastern Daylight Time (New York, USA) on Friday, 31 March 2017.  Information about the nominees for each position is below.  Voting is open to GRC members. If you are a current GRC member, you will be receiving a link soon from Jesse Brunner or Amanda Duffus to a confidential poll for submitting ballots.  You can renew your membership or join the GRC here:

Current members are listed on the GRC website ( If you have questions about membership, please contact Jesse Brunner ([log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>).

Thank you very much for participating in the GRC election!

Best, Matt

Nominees(Positions start 12 June 2017)

Associate Director

James Jancovich (California State University-San Marcos):
Jake Kerby (University of South Dakota):
David Lesbarreres (Laurentian University, Canada):
Tom Waltzek (University of Florida):


Amanda Duffus (Gordon State College):
Maria Forzan (Cornell University):
Emily Hall (Vanderbilt University):

North America Representative

Maria Forzan (Cornell University):
Jason Hoverman (Purdue University):
Jake Kerby (University of South Dakota):

South (and Central) America Representative

Claudia Maris Ferreira (Instituto de Pesca São Paulo, Brazil):
Claudio Soto Azat (Universidad Andrés Bello, Chile):

Europe (and Africa) Representative

Marja Kik (Utrecht University, Netherlands):
Stephen Price (University College London, Great Britain):

Asia Representative

Qiwei Qin (South China Agricultural University):

Australia Representative

Ellen Ariel (James Cook University):

NOTE:  All positions will begin on 12 June 2017, and last for four years.  In addition, the current Director (Dr. Matt Gray<>, University of Tennessee) will become the Past Director and the current Associate Director (Dr. Jesse Brunner<>, Washington State University) will become the Director on 12 June.

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