At the Annual Meeting on Feb. 9, bylaw revisions were passed which created a second Vice President of Programs and Operations position on the Board. Currently, Marianne Chow has been elected as one of the Vice Presidents of Programs and Operations, but the second Vice President of Programs and Operations position is open. AABANY is seeking nominations or applications from candidates who wish to fill this position.
According to the Bylaws, section 5.04:
(e) The Vice Presidents of Programs and Operations shall:
(i) oversee, coordinate, develop, manage and assist in sponsored programs and events of the Association;
(ii) assist the other Officers in the performance of their respective duties and shall perform such other duties as may be prescribed by the Board or by the President; and
(iii) work in conjunction with the Executive Director in carrying out his/her duties.
If you are interested in applying for this vacancy, please 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 an Officer or Board member. Please also identify any activities indicating a dedication and commitment to issues of importance to the Asian Pacific American community.
DEADLINE for submission: Please send your materials by email to the Nominations Committee to firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, March 25. If you would prefer to send them by postal mail, please mail to
45 Rockefeller Plaza
New York, NY 10111
Submissions by mail must be received by Friday, March 25.
You may also fax your materials to (718) 228-7206. Fax submissions must also be received by Friday, March 25.
The Nominations Committee will review the submissions and interview candidates that may be recommended to the Board. The Board will fill the vacancy in accordance with section 7.05 of the Bylaws.
Please direct any questions to the Nominations Committee via email at email@example.com.