March 21, 2018

Call for Nominations for the 2018 ASAS Board

The ASAS National Nominating Committee is seeking nominations for President-Elect and Directors-at-Large for the 2018-2019 ASAS National Board. If you, or a colleague, are interested in serving ASAS on the National Board, please fill out the 2018-2019 National Election Nomination form.

Nominations for the 2018-2019 ASAS National Election are due April 1, 2018. Candidates for the election ballot will be selected by May 1, 2018. Those not selected for this year's ballot may be considered for future years.

A brief description of each board role can be found below. If you would like more details on any board position, please contact the ASAS Past President and Chair of the Nominating Committee, Dr. Deb Hamernik at dhamernik2@unl.edu.

Name of office: President-Elect

Length of term: One year (followed by a year as President and a year as Past-President – 3 year commitment)

Timeline: Begin service at end of Business meeting at Annual Meeting, end service one year hence when assuming responsibilities as President Board meeting in July at Annual Meeting

Number of meetings: 2 board meetings (summer ASAS meeting and winter board meeting), 2 executive board meetings (April and October), at least 20 conference calls throughout the year. Additional travel to represent ASAS is also required.

Committees: Publications Committee, Executive Committee

Reports: Committee structure for coming year, awards program Presents President’s Plan before Presidential Year

Name of office: Director-at-Large

Length of term: Three years

Timeline: Begin service at end of Business meeting at Annual Meeting, end service three years hence.

Number of meetings: 2 board meetings (summer ASAS meeting and winter board meeting), at least 20 conference calls throughout the year. Sectional Director-at-Large will also serve on the appropriate sectional board.

Committees: Varies by role

Reports: Varies by role

Thank you for your interest in serving ASAS!