At the Assembly of Delegates Meeting of October 6, 2019, the ATAA concluded the 2019 Elections process with the acceptance of the new members of the Board of Directors.
There were nine Board of Directors positions up for election in 2019. The results showing the new Directors of the ATAA are as follows below:
Mazlum Kosma, President-Elect; Nilufer Esen Bilgin, Secretary; Zulfunar Rasin, Capital Region VP; Ilhan Geckil, Mid-Atlantic Region VP; Fuat Ornarli, Southeast Region VP; Bircan Unver, New York Region VP; Yenal Kucuker, Northeast Region VP; Yucel Burdurlu Tavolara, Midwest Region VP and Sevket Numanoglu, Northwest Region VP.
ATAA would like to thank all candidates and members who participated in the elections process. The two-year term of the newly elected Board of Directors members commenced on October 6, 2019.
Continuing to serve on the New Board are President Gokhan Ozalp, Past President Kenan Caglar, Western Region Vice President Burcu Tansu and Southwest Region Vice President Erdal Sipahi.
In addition, ATAA Board of Directors appointed Mehmet Yaya as its Mid Central Region Vice President on October 23, 2019.
As ATAA welcomes new members to the board, ATAA also gives its heartfelt thanks and appreciation to its outgoing board members Bulent Dogruyol, Sevgin Oktay, Dr. Selim Ileri, Murat Tas and Kayhan Yilmaz for their invaluable services and dedication to the ATAA and the Turkish American community.