The TICA Great Lakes region includes:

Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Manitoba Canada, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Nunavut Canada, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin.

Messages From Our Regional Director

I am thrilled to report the Great Lakes region is reopening with several shows on the horizon.

There are eleven proposals for you, the TICA member, to consider. The members of the Southeast, Southwest, Mid-Pacific, Northeast and Europe West Regions will all be electing Regional Directors.  

Each TICA member was sent an email containing all the election information. The subject line is “TICA 2021 Election Open for Voting” 

It was sent from the name “TICA Online” from e-mail address “”
If you have no e-mail address on file at the Executive Office, you have been mailed a notification with instructions on how to vote online. Deadline to request paper ballots is October 28, 2020.

In order to vote in this election cycle, you must have been a member by April 1, 2021, and have renewed your membership by June 30, 2021. 

If you cannot locate your ballot, and you are certain that you met the requirements, for technical assistance with the voting process, or to request a paper ballot Contact YesElections at or call (866) 384-9978. The Election will close on 11/15/2021 at 11:59pm CST. -Liz

2022 TICA ANNUAL will be hosted by
Showcats Columbus in Chicago, IL


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