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Election

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 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 1, 2020.

The Nominating Committee is seeking candidates for the following NAEA Board of Directors positions: President-Elect and Division Directors-Elect.

Term

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 2021 NAEA National Convention in Chicago, March 2021, and ends at the conclusion of the 2023 NAEA National Convention. At that point the candidate selected as Elect would become President from March 2023 through March 2025.

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 2021 NAEA National Convention in Chicago, March 2021, and end at the conclusion of the 2023 NAEA National Convention. At that point, the candidate selected as Elect would become the Director from March 2023 through March 2025.

Nominations

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, 2020 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

Questions

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