Utah Democratic Party

2019 Multi-County Legislative District Leadership Candidate Declaration

If you live in a multi-county Legislative District, your leadership elections will be held at the State Organizing Convention on June 22, 2019. If you are interested in running for Legislative Chair, Vice-Chair, Secretary, or Treasurer, please fill out this form.

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2019 State Organizing Convention Announced

The Utah Democratic Party’s 2019 State Organizing Convention will be held on Saturday, June 22, 2019, at Park City High in Summit County. Chair Daisy Thomas has appointed former Salt Lake County Democratic Party Chair, Clare Collard, to serve as the Convention Chair. Details and schedules will be forthcoming.

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State Central Committee elects interim Secretary and Treasurer

The Utah Democratic Party’s State Central Committee elected Treasurer Sheila T Srivastava, CPA and Secretary Michael Bryant to serve out the rest of the 2017-2019 State Executive Committee term through June 22, 2019. Congratulations and welcome to the team!

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2019-2021 Utah Democratic Party’s State Executive Committee Candidate Declaration Period Opens

This is an organizing year and that means Party Leadership elections. Utah Democratic Party State Delegates will be electing a new administration at the 2019 State Organizing Convention on June 22, 2019. The elected positions available to file your Statement of Candidacy are:

State Party Chair 

State Party Vice-Chair 

State Party Secretary

State Party Treasurer

Currently filed candidates can be viewed here. Specifics outlining the roles of each of the above listed positions are located within our Constitution and Bylaws. The 2017-2019 (current) Executive Committee roster can be viewed here.

TO FILE A STATEMENT OF CANDIDACY

Statement of Candidacy

This form serves as a statement of candidacy for the 2019-2021 Utah Democratic State Party Executive Committee.
  • Please tell us about yourself

Please use the form above or you may submit your name, address, phone, email address, and position you are filing for to UDP Executive Director, Alex Cragun, at acragun@utdem.org between 12pm, Monday, February 11, 2019, through 1:59pm, Saturday, April 6, 2019.

Additional Elected Member positions on the State Executive Committee that will be voted upon at the 2019 Utah Democratic Party State Convention are:

Chair of Chairs, who is elected by the County Chairs and Vice Chairs to serve as their voice and vote on the State Executive Committee.

Chair of Issue Caucuses, who is elected by the State Party Caucus Chairs and Vice Chairs to serve as their voice and vote on the State Executive Committee.

Voting Member positions on the State Executive Committee without elections at this time:

DNC National Committeewoman and DNC National Committeeman elections occur at the 2020 Utah Democratic Party State Convention. These positions are four-year term commitments in which two members of opposite genders are elected to represent Utah to the Democratic National Committee. These positions were elected at the 2016 Utah Democratic Party State Convention and are currently held by the Honorable Jenny Wilson and Charles Stormont.

House Representative is a position that is held by an elected or appointed representative of the Utah House Democratic Caucus. It is currently held by Representative Jennifer Dailey-Provost (SLC).

Senate Representative is a position that is held by an elected or appointed representative of the Utah Senate Democratic Caucus. It is currently held by Jon Hennington.

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