The IALD Nominations & Elections Committee has announced its Call for Nominations for the association’s 2018-election cycle. Seven positions are open. They are as follows:

Director-at-Large – Four positions open in 2018, 2-year term
IALD position description: “A Director-at-Large may be either a non-voting or voting member of the association. The Board of Directors is charged with governing the affairs of the association and setting IALD's strategic direction. Board members are fiduciaries of the corporation. Directors are expected to participate in at least four meetings each year, as well as general meetings of the membership, such as the Enlighten conferences and region/chapter meetings.”

Membership Committee Chair – one position open in 2018, 2-year term
IALD position description: “The Membership Chair leads the work of the Membership Committee. The Membership Chair must be a Fellow or Professional member of the Association.”

Membership Committee Member - two positions open in 2018, 2-year term
IALD position description: “The Membership Committee consists of five members: four members and the Membership Chair. The Membership Committee recommends acceptance or rejection of any applicant to voting grades of membership and also approves applicants for non-voting membership. The Membership Committee is responsible for development and/or assessment and/or revisions of membership requirements for voting and non-voting member grades. The Membership Committee meets at least four times a year either in person or via interactive communications such as conference calls or videoconferences. A member of the Membership Committee must be a Fellow or Professional member of the association.”

Voting members of the IALD may nominate candidates for all positions, in writing. Self-nominations are allowed. Information is available via the IALD website.

To download the nomination form, click here.