International Chapter Call for Nominations

On behalf of Clara Smith (Nominating Committee), the International Chapter Executive Committee and the International Chapter Nomination Committee, the Chapter is soliciting nominations for the positions of the International Chapter President, Vice President and Council Members. We respectfully ask all Chapter members in good standing to consider nominating themselves or others they may deem eligible and qualified for either position. The President, Vice President and Council Member terms will begin July 2017 and conclude July 2019. If a nominee is not already a Chapter member, s/he must become a Chapter member within 30 days of assuming office. A nominee must also be a member of ASPA.

International Chapter President [1]
Nominations should indicate why the nominee has the skills, experience and time to participate in the leadership of the Chapter and include complete contact information and current affiliation, along with a short biography (about 200-300 words).
Please note that if you wish to nominate someone, you must obtain that person’s prior approval.

International Chapter Vice President [1]
Nominations should indicate why the nominee has the skills, experience and time to participate in the leadership of the Chapter and include complete contact information and current affiliation, along with a short biography (about 200-300 words). 
Please note that if you wish to nominate someone, you must obtain that person’s prior approval.

International Chapter Council Member [4]
Nominations should indicate why the nominee has the skills, experience and time to participate in the leadership of the Chapter and include complete contact information and current affiliation, along with a short biography (about 200-300 words). 
Please note that if you wish to nominate someone, you must obtain that person’s prior approval.

Election Process
  • Nomination accepted until February 24, 2017
  • Send nominations to: Clara Smith at clara.smith@gov.ky and copy to the other committee members, jmcol446@gmail.com and liia.laanes@helsinki.fi
  • Nomination Committee: Clara Smith, Jeanne Marie Col and Liia Laanes.
  • Election period: February 25, 2017 - March 5, 2017
  • A written report of election results will then be presented at the annual membership meeting at the ASPA conference in Atlanta, Georgia, USA (March 17-21, 2017).