Every two years the Orange County Democratic Party (OCDP) is required by the NC Democratic Party (NCDP) Plan of Organization and the OCDP Alternative Plan of Organization to hold an election of officers to lead the county party for the next two years. Elections will be held at the 2023 OCDP County Convention on Saturday, April 22, at AL Stanback Middle School (3700 NC 86, Hillsborough).
Delegates to the OCDP County Convention will elect people to the following positions:
- OCDP chair
- OCDP first vice chair
- OCDP second vice chair
- OCDP third vice chair
- OCDP fourth vice chair
- OCDP secretary
- Members of the NCDP State Executive Committee (SEC)
Descriptions and requirements of these positions are below. All OCDP officers and SEC members must be registered Democrats living in Orange County. If you are interested in serving in a leadership position or if you want to nominate someone for a leadership position, please complete the interest form here. If you are interested in more than one position, please complete a separate form for each position.
The application deadline is 5 p.m., Monday, March 27. In-person interviews will be held on April 10, 6-8 p.m.
The nomination committee consists of the following individuals:
- Rep. Renée Price, chair
- Cay Stratton
- Eliazar Posada
- Heide Kober
- Eric Chen
- Vicki Hill
- TJ White
While the nominating committee will provide a candidate slate with their recommendations, please note that nominations from the floor will also be accepted at the OCDP County Convention on April 22.
The following position descriptions are from Section 2.05 of the NCDP Plan of Organization and the OCDP Alternative Plan of Organization: