Seven members ran for the three seats, all promising to keep any more scandals from happening at the club and to work towards a sustainable future for the club.
Re-elected incumbent John Duffy has been serving as Chair after former chair Rich Verille stepped down last year. Leon Sculti, who can be credited with bringing the Rye Golf Club staffing scandal to light, and Mack Cunningham, a former City Council member, have been two of the most vocal critics of golf club procedures and policies over the last year.
Read more about their platforms here.
Here are the results, according to Lausdeo10580.com:
Mack Cunningham, 322 (65.7%)
Leon Sculti, 272 (55.5%)
John Duffy, 212 (43.3%)
Angela Sposato, 199 (40.6%)
Akhil Kumar, 168 (34.3%)
Bob DiMaggio, 118 (24.1%)
Barry McGowan, 72 (14.7%)
Total, 490 (100%)
* Elected to commission for one three year term
The following election results are certified by Simply Voting to have been securely processed and accurately tabulated by our independently managed service. 2013 RGC Commission Election Start: 2013-08-29 16:00:00 (ET) End: 2013-09-08 20:00:00 (ET). Turnout: 490 (22.1%) of 2220 electors voted in this ballot.