Annual Meeting

May 10, 2018
Daytona Beach, Florida


As a member of SDP, you have a right to participate in the selection of your leaders. Take part in this democratic process and exercise your voting power.

Click here to learn more about the candidates.
Candidate Bios»


In order to make the voting process easier for those who cannot attend the SDP Annual Meeting or for those who want to vote in advance, click on the Absentee Ballot button below to download the ballot. The voting process is simple.
STEP 1: Read the Candidate Bios (see above) to familiarize yourself with the candidates and their platforms.
STEP 2: Print the ballot.
STEP 3: Mark your choices on the ballot.
STEP 4: Insert your ballot in an envelope and mail to:
                SDP: Absentee Ballot
                1212 E. First St.
                Wichita, KS 67214-3907
Note: You MUST write your SDP membership number on the outside of the envelope to have your vote count.
STEP 5: Mail your ballot. All ballots must be postmarked no later than March 28, 2018, to count.

If you are attending the 2018 SDP Annual Meeting, you MUST show your membership card at the entrance to the meeting hall to be able to vote.

Please follow all instructions to make sure your vote counts.

Click here to download the SDP Absentee Ballot.
Absentee Ballot»


Changes to the SDP Bylaws have been proposed. Only members attending the 2018 SDP Annual meeting may vote on these bylaw changes.

Click here to download the proposed Bylaw & Standing Rules amendments.
Proposed Changes»


Each year the Society of Decorative Painters honors exceptional contribution by its members with its Service Awards - Silver Palette Award, Dedicated Service Award, Priscilla Hauser Award for Business and Industry, and Chapter Service Award. To nominate your fellow members who you believe deserve recognition, download the form and either mail it to the SDP office, sent it by fax at 316-269-9191, or email it to Miho Halsey at Deadline for nominations is March 1, 2018.

Click here to download the Silver Award Forms.
Silver Award Forms»