Candidates have been selected by their respective nominating committees and we are please to announce the candidates for the 2020 election.  All seats are for 3 year terms unless noted.

Online voting will begin on July 26, 2020. For those members without an email address, a paper ballot will be sent on that date. Voting will end on August 24, 5:00pm. 


For those candidates that have provided profiles, you can click on their names to learn more about them.

BFA Board of Directors

Western Region Director

Kent Barnes

Jesse Rafn

David Wakefield

Northeast Region Director

Blair Beard

Tony Saxton

At Large

Ted Watts, Incumbent

Hot Air Competition Division


Great Lakes Region

Jim Cusick

Aaron Foelske

Paul Suttle


Jeff Ashworth

At Large

Joe Zavada


(Vote for 2)

Andrew Baird, Incumbent

Brenda Cowlishaw

Brian Duncan

Andrew Nels, Incumbent


At Large  - Expires 2022

No Candidate - will be nominated by PRO Board

At Large  - Expires 2023

No Candidate - will be nominated by PRO Board

Western Region

No Candidate - will be nominated by PRO Board


BFA Board By-Law Changes

Proposed Gas Division By-Law Changes

Current Gas Division By-Law Changes




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