UPS Pilots Re-elect President and Secretary to Three-Year Terms

Oct 23, 2012, 16:58 ET from Independent Pilots Association

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Oct. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the Independent Pilots Association re-elected its incumbent President, Captain Robert Travis and incumbent Secretary, Captain Thomas Kalfas to three-year terms. The IPA's Ballot Certification Board certified the final election results:

IPA President
Capt. Robert Travis - 1781 (91.43%)
Capt. Richard Derthick - 167 (8.57%)

IPA Secretary
Capt. Thomas Kalfas - 1839 (100.00%)

There were 2,417 eligible voters of which 1,952 cast a ballot representing 80.8% of the eligible voters. This 80.8% voter turnout is up from the last IPA election (2011 - 70.9%) and the last IPA

Presidential election (2009 - 72.3%). The offices of President and Secretary comprise two positions of the five pilot IPA Executive Board. The remaining three positions are Vice President, Treasurer and At-Large Representative.

SOURCE Independent Pilots Association