MESSAGE FROM PRESIDENT JAMES D. GILSON
In April, we will have an opportunity to vote for a new Bar President-elect and Third, Fourth, and Fifth Divisions Bar Commissioners. Please visit election details for information on the candidates. Here is the field of excellent candidates:
- President-elect: Robert Rice and Tom Seiler
- Third Division Commissioner (two openings): Kate Conyers, Janise Macanas, and Michelle Mumford
- Fourth Division Commissioner (one opening): Liisa Hancock and Tom Seiler
- Fifth Division Commissioner (one opening): Aaron Randall and Katie Woods
Also in April, the Magna Carta Traveling Exhibit will be touring Utah. Local Bar associations are putting together some great events in St. George, Orem, Logan, and Ogden; click here for the exhibit schedule. And for those on the Wasatch Front, please stop by after work on Friday, April 3, from 4 to 6:00 p.m. to see the exhibit and enjoy a reception at the Utah Law and Justice Center, 645 S. 200 E, SLC. We are planning a Magna Carta Gala Celebration on the evening of April 14 at Rice Eccles Stadium, where Chief Justice Durrant and Governor Herbert will be speaking. Please write to email@example.com if you are interested in attending. We are looking forward to hearing what Utah students write about Magna Carta; please encourage students in grades 8-12 to participate by March 30. For information, see competitions.