United General Notice of 2021 Annual Election

Notice is hereby given, that in accordance with Civil Code §5115(b), “An association shall provide general notice of all of the following at least 30 days before the ballots are distributed: (1) The date and time by which, and the physical address where ballots are to be returned by mail or handed to the inspector or inspector s of elections. (2) The date, time, and location of the meeting at which ballots will be counted. (3) The list of all candidates’ names that will appear on the ballot…

The candidates listed below will appear on the ballot to fill five seats on the United Board of Directors. Four terms end at the 2024 annual election; one term ends at the 2022 annual election. 

Candidates may each in turn select their term of preference (2022 or 2024) according to the greatest to least number of votes received. For example, candidate Joe Smith, who received the greatest number of votes at 2,300, may select his preferred term first; Jane Smith, who received the second-highest number of votes at 1,700, selects her preferred term next, and so on, until all positions/terms are filled:

  • Maggie Blackwell
  • Diane Casey
  • Patricia English
  • Mark Greenman
  • Pearl Lee
  • Anthony Liberatore
  • Lenny Ross
  • Raymond Saidah
  • Jonah Zerner
  • Annie Zipkin                  

New board directors will be seated at the annual meeting on Tuesday, October 12, 2021, at 9:30 a.m. at the principal offices of the corporation: Community Center at 24351 El Toro Road, Laguna Woods, CA 92637.

The ballots will be mailed on Monday, August 30, 2021, and must be returned to the UniLect inspector of elections by mail on Thursday, September 30, 2021, at 11 a.m. Residents may drop off their ballot in the ballot box located in Community Center Lobby until Thursday, September 30, 2021, at 5 p.m. Ballots will be counted at a special United Board of Directors tabulation meeting on Friday, October 1, 2021, at 9:30 a.m. in the Community Center board room at 24351 El Toro Road.

If you do not receive your ballot by Monday, September 6, 2021, or if your ballot is lost or damaged, call the UniLect Inspector of Elections duplicate request call center at 1-866-466-6455, which is available 24/7 throughout the balloting period. 

For any other questions regarding the election, call Inspector of Elections Catherine Burkhart at 1-888-864-5328 (1-888-UniLect). According to State HOA election regulations, only one ballot may be mailed per household/manor. Voting instructions will be included in the ballot package members will receive via mail. 

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