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The NAEA Board of Directors is elected by its members.


NAEA is a dynamic, inclusive, and diverse professional community that shares a commitment to NAEA’s mission and vision.
—NAEA Strategic Vision

The NAEA Board of Directors is comprised of and elected by members. Your involvement means that NAEA benefits from a broad and rich mix of ideas, perspectives, and life experiences, and is committed to nurturing diversity of all kinds among leadership and service opportunities.

Please consider nominating members you know who have an interest in national leadership and service. Submit nomination materials online by 11:59 pm ET, July 8, 2019.

The Nominating Committee is seeking candidates for the following NAEA Board of Directors positions: Regional Vice Presidents-Elect (Eastern, Pacific, Southeastern, Western).


Vice Presidents serve 4 years—2 years as Vice Presidents-Elect and 2 years as Vice Presidents. Members nominated for these national leadership positions must reside in the region, be active members of NAEA, and have previously served in Delegates Assembly.

Terms as Elects begin at the conclusion of the 2020 NAEA National Convention in Minneapolis, through the 2022 NAEA National Convention; service on the NAEA sitting Board begins following the conclusion of the 2022 NAEA National Convention when the candidate selected as Elect would serve as Regional Vice President from March 2022 through March 2024.


The Nominating Committee invites NAEA members to submit qualified names for consideration. Those interested in serving are encouraged to review NAEA’s mission; 2015-2020 Strategic Vision as well as the respective responsibilities for each position.

The following comprise a complete nomination packet that must be submitted online here by July 1, 2019 at 11:59 pm ET, in order to be considered for nomination:

  • Completed Nomination Vita and Consent to Serve information (filled out online);

  • A letter of support written by the Nominator (please have this ready to upload when going online to submit the complete package – it cannot be submitted separately; pdf document preferred);

  • A color photograph


For additional information, contact Kathy Duse, Convention & Programs Manager, at 703-889-1281 or kduse@arteducators.org