The election season is upon us. We would love to enlist your energy and expertise!

Please consider running for office, as Vice-President/President Elect, or Executive Committee Member-at-Large.

The Nominations Committee would like to invite you to nominate a fellow colleague or yourself for one of the upcoming openings. All positions are a three-year commitment. Please see our qualifications and description of responsibilities below. Serving on SALALM’s Executive Board is an excellent opportunity to deepen your relationships with fellow SALALM members and our organization. You would also be helping continue to grow an organization that means so much to all of us. Please contact any member(s) of the SALALM Nominations Committee with your nominations and/or questions.

Deadline to receive your nominations is: March 22, 2019

On behalf of the Nominations Committee we thank you in advance for considering.

Best regards,
Daniel Schoorl, Chair, 2016/19
Teresa Chapa, 2017/20
Michael Scott, 2018/21

QUALIFICATIONS:
VICE-PRESIDENT/PRESIDENT-ELECT:
– SALALM membership dues must be current and paid in full for previous two consecutive years; Must have been members of SALALM for three year; Must have attended two annual SALALM conferences; Must have provided substantial services within the organization, such as service on committees and working groups.
MEMBERS-AT-LARGE:
– SALALM membership dues must be current and paid in full for previous two consecutive years; Must have been members of SALALM for two years; Must have attended two annual SALALM conferences.
Note: These requirements may be waived by consulting with the President and Executive Director.
RESPONSIBILITIES:
Executive Board Members are expected to attend all annual SALALM conferences during their tenure. Further information about these positions and their associated responsibilities may be found at:

Constitution/Bylaws/Articles of Incorporation
https://salalm.org/about/organization/constitutionbylawsarticles-of-incorporation/
https://salalm.org/about/organization/constitutionbylawsarticles-of-incorporation/#ArticleVIExecutiveboard
Operational Handbook
https://salalm.org/app/uploads/2018/06/SALALM-Operational-Handbook-2018.pdf
For description of duties of officers see section I. C for Vice President/President Elect, section I.E for Past President, section I.F for Members-at-Large