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The NAEA Board of Directors is elected by its members.

NAEA CALL FOR NOMINATIONS

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 elected by you, its 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 packets by July 31, 2018.

The Nominating Committee is seeking candidates for the following NAEA Board of Directors positions: President-Elect and Division Directors-Elect: (Elementary, Middle Level, Secondary, Higher Education, Preservice, Museum Education, and Supervision/Administration).

The President serves for a total of 6 years: 2 years each as President-Elect, President, and Past President. Candidates nominated for this primary leadership position must be members in good standing who have held active membership in the Association during the past 4 years. The term as Elect begins at the conclusion of the 2019 NAEA National Convention in Boston, March 2019, and ends at the conclusion of the 2021 NAEA National Convention. The President- elect would then become President immediately following the 2021 NAEA National Convention and serve from March 2021 through March 2023.

Division Directors serve 4 years—2 years as Division Director-Elect and 2 years as Division Director. To be eligible for nomination for these leadership positions, individuals must be active NAEA members and must be certified and/or licensed within the job‑alike division and employed within the job‑alike category. Individuals nominated for Preservice must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program of study, spending 51% of the time as a student. Terms as Elects begin at the conclusion of the 2019 NAEA National Convention in Boston, March 2019, and end at the conclusion of the 2021 NAEA National Convention. The Elect would become the Division Director immediately following the 2021 NAEA National Convention and serve from March 2021 through March 2023.

The Nominating Committee invites NAEA members to nominate qualified members for consideration. The following comprise a complete nomination packet that must be postmarked by July 31, 2018, in order to be considered for nomination:

Submit complete nomination packets to: elections@arteducators.org (preferred method) or NAEA Nominating Committee Chair: 901 Prince Street, Alexandria, VA 22314.

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