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KCBS Election begins Jan 3! User and Password information

December 31, 2010

KCBS 2011 Election Begins January 3, 2011 

The Kansas City Barbeque Society 2011 election for members of the Board of Directors begins on January 3, 2011 and ends on January 13, 2011.  

On January the 3rd, each member in good standing (as of December 15, 2010) will receive an email on how to vote, including your user name and password. Should any member have a problem receiving their voting information by email on January 3rd, assistance can be found on our web site www.KCBS.US

  1. Go to www.KCBS.Us
  2. Login to Member Sign In (at top of Home Page)
  3. After you are logged in, Click “Resources”  (beside Shop KCBS)
  4. Under Resources, click “My Profile”.
  5. Review your email address(very importance) and your profile information
  6. If your profile needs to be updated, contact the KCBS office.
  7. For election information Click the:

Click here to have your election username & password emailed to the email address”


  1. Your election username and password is not valid until 01/03/2011.
  2. Usernames and passwords are in testing now and only starting January the 3rd will your correct username and password be available.

This year there are four - three year terms to be filled, and one - two year unfulfilled term.

You will be able to vote for up to four candidates, the open two year unfulfilled seat will be filled by the candidate receiving fifth place in the voting.   

The election will be conducted by ElectionsOnline, paper ballots may be requested from the KCBS office. 

The winners of the board seats, will be announced during the annual banquet in Kansas City, KS, on January 15, 2011

The candidates certified by the nominating committee to run for a position as a Director of Kansas City Barbeque Society this election are: 

Candidate                                 City/State

Ford Alison                              Sparta, MI
Sonny Ashford                      Plattsmouth, NE
Randy Bigler                           Huntsville, AL
Arlie Bragg                               Mt. Juliet, TN
Mike Budai                              Olathe, KS
Thom Emery                          Thousand Palms, CA
John Kirby                               Baltimore, MD
Scott Kuklin                             Simi Valley, CA
Dale Newstrom                        Carterville, IL
Tana Shupe                              Tullahoma, TN
Mark Simmons                       Independence, MO
Jim Stancil                                Oxford, GA

You can read their election questionnaire in the Bullsheet or online you can download the Bullsheet.  Should you have other issues in the voting process or require additional election assistance, please contact us at election@kcbs.us 

Merl Whitebook (Mwhitebook@kcbs.us)         Don Harwell (DHarwell@kcbs.us)Nominating Committee                                             Election Committee

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