Calls for Nominations: Regional Officers

Region II is pleased to announce a call for nominations for the positions of Chair-Elect, Treasurer-Elect, and Secretary.

Chair-Elect
Commitment: Three Years

  • 1-year as Chair-Elect, beginning on January 1, 2020
  • 1-year as Chair, beginning on January 1, 2021
  • 1-year as Immediate Past Chair, beginning on January 1, 2022

Primary Responsibilities:
Chair-Elect: Chairs the Volunteer and Membership Development Committee. Serves as Region II’s Volunteer Coordinator. Serves as ex-officio member of the Region II Steering Committee.

Chair: Serves as chief executive officer of the Region.  Serves as Chair of the Regional Steering Committee.  Supports and encourages activities of the Region’s Standing Committees, as well as the overall day-to-day operations of the Region.

Immediate Past Chair: Serves as Chair of the Leadership Development and Nominating Committee.  Serves as ex-officio member of the Region II Steering Committee.

Treasurer-Elect

Commitment: Three Years

  • 1-year as Treasurer-Elect, beginning on January 1, 2020
  • 2-years as Treasurer, beginning on January 1, 2021

Primary Responsibilities:
Treasurer-Elect: Assists the Treasurer with the management of financial activities of the Region.  Serves as ex-officio member of the Region II Steering Committee.

Treasurer: Serves as chief financial officer of the Region.  Prepares and maintains financial reports on behalf of the Region.  Administers registrations for the annual Fall meeting and other Regional programs, including the Professional Development Committee.  Serves as Chair of the Site Selection Committee.  Serves as ex-officio member of the Region II Steering Committee.

Secretary

Commitment: 1-year, beginning on January 1, 2020

Primary Responsibilities: Records minutes of Regional Steering Committee and all Business Meetings, and maintains the other non-financial records of the Region.  Serves as Chair of the Communications Committee and has primary responsibility for leading communication efforts on behalf of the Region.  Serves as ex-officio member of the Region II Steering Committee.

Full descriptions of each Officer position can be found in the Region II Administrative Policies & Procedures

The Nomination Process

Nominations may be made on your own behalf, or on behalf of someone else, and should include:

  • Nominee’s name and contact information
  • Short statement of why the nominee would succeed in the role of the nominated position 
  • Brief description of nominee’s past NCURA activities

Nominations should be sent to Dennis Paffrath, Immediate Past Chair and Chair of the Region II Leadership Development and Nominating Committee (LDNC), at dpaffrat@umaryland.edu.  Nominations will be accepted through Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Following the close of nominations, nominees will be asked if they agree to stand for election pending the final selection of candidates.  Those who are interested will then be asked to submit a brief statement of interest and biography.

The LDNC will review and select candidates for each of the positions, and the final slate will be confirmed by the Regional Steering Committee.  All candidates will be notified if they have been selected before the ballot is released to the Regional Membership for a vote.

This is a great opportunity for Region II members to assume a leadership role within the Region, and to contribute to our professional association.

Questions? Contact Dennis Paffrath at dpaffrat@umaryland.edu or Charles Bartunek at bartunekc@email.chop.edu.