SSA members are invited to vote for members of the Board of Directors in the 2018 election. Candidate statements are presented below, in alphabetical order by candidate last name. The election is open for voting until noon (12 p.m.) PST on Friday, 5 January 2018. The voting system is easy to use, and SSA strongly urges members to participate in the Society’s future by casting ballots. To vote, go to the Members’ Area at www.seismosoc.org and click on “Vote Now” after completing your 2018 membership renewal. For assistance, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 510‐525‐5474.