The first presidential race in some years saw Neil Western (The Wall Street Journal) defeat Francis Moriarty (freelance) at the ballot box. Western had been on the Board for five years and is the outgoing First Vice-President. Moriarty had been on the Board for more than 20 years and is the long-time co-convener and founder of the Press Freedom Committee.
The new Board: The First Vice-President is Tara Joseph (Reuters TV) and Second Vice-President is Kevin Egan (barrister).
Correspondent governors: Nicholas Gentle (Bloomberg News), Natasha Khan (Bloombertg News), Juliana Liu (BBC News), Keith Bradsher (The New York Times), Florence De Changy (Le Monde and French National Radio), Nan-Hie In (freelance), Angie Lau IMG_1045(Bloomberg TV), and Carsten Schael (Carsten Schael Photography).
Journalist governors: Clifford Buddle (SCMP) and James Gould (RTHK).