NWA needs YOU!
The Nominating Committee is seeking nominations for Vice-President/President-Elect, Treasurer, and the State Representatives for Alaska and Washington. Please consider running for a position on the NWA Board!
- Are you interested in helping to set the direction of NWA? Gain leadership experience? Serve your professional organization?
- Do you know someone who would be a great addition to the NWA Board?
Now’s the time to nominate yourself or a colleague! Don’t be shy – the nomination form is anonymous, and easy. Nominate through the online form at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/GM3NWBV. Nominations are due by March 26.
Here are the descriptions and requirements for the open positions:
Requirement: All candidates must be NWA members in good standing and may not be current Nominating Committee members.
The Vice-President/President-Elect serves a two-year term; the first year as the Vice-President and then assumes the role of President upon the adjournment of the annual meeting the year following their election. The President is responsible for supervision over the NWA corporation, presiding at all meetings, and reporting on the activities of the corporation. The President also appoints committee chairs, the Membership Coordinator, and delegates not otherwise provided for in the by-laws. Candidates should be members who have served in leadership positions within NWA or a similar organization, with familiarity with the history and issues before NWA.
The Treasurer serves a two-year term and is responsible for managing the NWA funds and provides an annual financial report to the President and the NWA membership; attends Board meetings.
The State Representatives serve a two-year term and serve as a part of the Executive Board and attends Board meetings. State Reps are responsible for reporting relevant news to their constituent state, serving as a liaison between the NWA Board and their state’s membership, and actively supports regional efforts pertaining to archives.