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State Committee Meeting

The State Committee is the governing body of the Arizona Democratic Party. Membership in the State Committee consists of persons elected within the Party structure, as provided by Arizona State Statute. The Arizona Democratic Party takes pride in making certain all regions and all communities are represented in the State Committee. State Committee Members are voted into office by their precinct committeemen of their legislative district, every two years.

Meeting Date:

January 26th, 2019

Meeting Location

Carl Hayden High School
3333 W Roosevelt
Phoenix, AZ 85009

Location Map

Campus map not currently available.
Candidates will be responsible for their own tables and chairs.


Registration will be from 8:45 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Caucus meetings are from 9 a.m. to noon.
Draft caucus schedule here.
Plenary session and elections begin at 1 p.m.

Previous Meeting Minutes for Approval

Draft Minutes of the 2018-09-22 Nogales SCM for Approval

Elections of Officers and DNC Member
Order of offices to be elected:

  1. DNC Member
  2. State Chair
  3. 1st Vice Chair
  4. Senior Vice Chair
  5. 6 Vice Chairs
  6. Secretary
  7. Treasurer
  8. Educational Coordinator
  9. Affirmative Action Moderator

List of Announced Candidates (updated regularly)

All nominations will be taken from the floor. Please contact Quiana Dickenson at [email protected] if you would like to run for office.

Election Procedures

Nominating speeches are limited to 1 minute, no seconding speech, candidate speeches are limited to 3 minutes.

Nomination Procedures

Voting Procedure

Voting will be conducted using Instant Run-off Voting (AKA Ranked Choice Voting) Explanation videos: From Minnesota Public Radio, from KQED in San Francisco

Sample Ballot

Proposed Bylaw Amendments

  • 1 Bylaw has been submitted and is being reviewed by the Bylaws Committee

Deadline to submit bylaws: 12/27/2018 by 11:59 pm

Submit bylaws to [email protected] and  [email protected]

Proposed Resolutions

Deadline to submit resolutions: 12/27/2018 by 11:59 pm

Submit resolutions to [email protected] and  [email protected]

Resources for State Committee Members

Email [email protected] for any additional information. 

Let’s move Arizona forward.