Four candidates, Trent Waterhouse, Michael J. Foley, Anthony Beirne and Mike Ruffolo will vie for three available seats on the 2020 Pelican Bay Foundation Board of Directors.

Members are invited to get to know the candidates by hearing their views firsthand at the next forum.  Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions from the floor or by writing them down to be submitted to the moderator prior to the forum.

The next Candidate Forum will be held at the Community Center at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, February 19, 2020.

A wine and cheese reception will follow.


For those who have not opted to go paperless, please watch for your ballot/proxy in the mail and be sure to submit it before the deadline on Monday, March 23 at 5:00 p.m. We encourage you to submit it online, which is quick, easy and secure.

For those who have opted in for paperless ballots should have received an email with voting instructions on Tuesday, February 18.  Please remember to add and to your “Safe Senders” list to ensure that you receive your control number and password.

Submit Your Ballot & Proxy at:

One of the most important benefits for residents utilizing to submit their proxies is the opportunity to update their contact information. Confirming or providing updated contact information is a vital step in maintaining on-going communication with the Foundation.

For those who would like to go paperless in the next Foundation Board of Directors election season, please visit

Would you like to know more about the candidates?

To find out more about each candidate, members may access the “Meet the

Candidates” web page by going directly to: must log in to view this page.  Candidate information can also be found in the Commons front lobby.  Candidate Videos are now available on the Meet the Candidate Page.

Would you like to endorse a candidate?

Endorsement letters, 300 words or less, can be submitted to to be published in the Mid March edition of the Pelican Bay Post and online by Tuesday, February 25.