Here are statements from the six candidates seeking election to the Seismological Society of America's Board of Directors. The election will be held online. The statements are presented in the order they were received from the candidates. Instructions for casting an online ballot will be e-mailed to SSA members from Election-America. Completed ballots must be received by 5 p.m. PST on Friday 6 January 2012. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information, or to request a paper ballot.