Call for Nominations
By mail, email, or fax: December 11
In person: January 6
AABANY's Annual Meeting is taking place in February 2016. We hope to see you there! At our Annual Meeting, elections will be conducted to elect 7 Board Directors and 6 AABANY Officers for the coming year. The Officer positions include:
Vice President of Programs and Operations,
Vice President of Finance and Development,
Recording Secretary, and
The Nominations Committee welcomes applications to fill the vacancies immediately. The Nominations Committee will select a slate of candidates to be included on a ballot form that will be sent out to the membership a month before the Annual Meeting. The Nominations Committee may also interview candidates before making its determination.
Please also submit (i) a statement of interest declaring your intent to run; and (ii) a current resume, biography or CV listing your experience and accomplishments and any honors received to date. As part of item (i), please indicate your experience with AABANY if you have been an active member, describing any activities that you have participated in or helped to organize. If you have not been an active member in AABANY, explain what capabilities, resources, talents, skills, expertise, experience or any other contributions you would be able to make as a Board Director or Officer. Please also identify any activities indicating a dedication and commitment to issues of importance to the Asian Pacific American community.
For a description of the qualifications, duties and obligations of Board Directors and Officers, please see Articles IV and V of AABANY's By-laws, which can be found here.
Deadlines for submission:
You may submit your nomination by regular mail, e-mail, or fax by December 11, 2015, 5:30 P.M. If you choose to submit your application by these means, AABANY must receive your materials by 5:30pm on December 11, 2015.
You may email your application in Word or PDF to firstname.lastname@example.org.
You may fax your nomination to (718) 228-7206.
If you wish to submit your nomination by mail, please send hard copies to:
45 Rockefeller Plaza
New York, NY 10111
On January 6, 2016, we will hold an open meeting at which prospective candidates can make their submissions in person. If you have already sent in your materials by regular mail, e-mail or fax, you need not attend the open meeting.
At this open meeting, the Chair of the Nominations Committee will be in attendance and members of the Nominations Committee and the Board may also be present. Attendance would only be mandatory for those prospective candidates who did not make their submissions by the Dec 11 deadline. Jan 6 is the FINAL deadline for submission of candidates' materials. No submissions will be accepted after this date.
If you have any questions about any of the above, please contact the Nominations Committee at email@example.com.