Elections & Voting
Information and Updates Pertaining to the National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc. Elections & Voting Processes
2014 ELECTION RESULTS:
September 5, 2014 -- On Thursday, September 4, 2014, the National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc., under the leadership of Dr. Julius R. Scruggs, elected Dr. Jerry Young as its next President. Dr. Young is the current Vice President-At-Large and Pastor of the New Hope Baptist Church in Jackson, MS. The voting results were (by percentage of total votes):
- Young – 49%
- Kimber – 22%
- Jones – 14%
- Holmes – 11%
- Vaughn – 4%
ELECTION SUPERVISORY COMMISSION
IMPORTANT UPDATE & NEW INFORMATION
134th Annual Session
New Orleans, LA
Board of Directors Meeting of the NBC, USA, Inc.
September 1, 2014
- By June 30, 2014 the ESC will send a letter to NBC, USA, Inc. Churches, Constituent Entities that specifies the number of votes they are eligible to cast in the NBC, USA, Inc. Presidential Election (taking place in New Orleans, LA, on Thursday, September 4, 2014).
- The ESC will develop the 2014 Official Vote Credential. The face of the 2014 Vote Credential will bear the number (#) of votes that a Church, Constituent Entity is eligible to cast.
- Each Church, Constituent Entity, will receive an additional Vote Credential (representing an additional vote) upon registering and paying appropriate registration fees to NBC, USA, Inc. in September 2014. After registering, and receiving the official registration receipt, the Church, Constituent Entity will proceed to the ESC Office in the Morial Convention Center, to pick up their Official Vote Credentials(s).
- The ESC will distribute Vote Credentials on Monday, September 1 to Wednesday, September 3, 2014.
- No Voting Credentials will be distributed on the day of Vote, Thursday, September 4, 2014.