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2014 Call for Nominations

Wednesday, February 19, 2014   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Becky Dryden
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The WOCN Society is now accepting nominations for the following open positions: Secretary, Treasurer, Director-at-Large (Areas 2 and 4), and Nominating Committee (Areas 2 and 4).

As the WOCN Society continues to evolve and grow, the Society will continue to need high caliber member volunteers whose backgrounds, skills, and experience match our mission and its current and future needs. As a valued member, we would like you to consider nominating an individual(s) that would match the qualifications we are seeking. See below for qualifications, election, terms, submission information, and nomination forms.

Please Note
Active Members who are employed by a commercial industry that provides products or services as defined in the WOCN policy are not eligible to serve on the Board of Directors. 

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION: March 10, 2014


Qualifications, Election, and Terms:

Secretary

Qualifications: (a) member in good standing for at least two years prior to the time of election; (b) current or prior board or standing committee chair position in a professional society either on a national, regional or affiliate level; (c) hold no other WOCN Society offices, elected or appointed at the same time, comply with the Conflict of Interest and Code of Conduct Statements.

Election: Even-numbered years (ex. 2010, 2012, 2014…)
Term: Two-year term (maximum: two consecutive terms)


Treasurer

Qualifications: (a) member in good standing for at least two years prior to the time of election; (b) current or prior board or standing committee chair position in a professional society either on a national, regional or affiliate level; (c) hold no other WOCN Society offices, elected or appointed at the same time, comply with the Conflict of Interest and Code of Conduct Statements.

Election: Even-numbered years (ex. 2010, 2012, 2014…)
Term: Two-year term (maximum: two consecutive terms)


Director-at-Large (Area 2 and Area 4)

Qualifications: (a) member in good standing for at least two years prior to the time of election; (b) hold no other WOCN offices, elected or appointed at the same time; (c) comply with the Conflict of Interest and Code of Conduct statements; (d) reside in one of the states associated with that geographic area.

Election: Even-numbered years (ex. 2010, 2012, 2014…)
Term: 2-year term (maximum: 2 consecutive terms)

Area 2, must be from one of the following states: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Europe.

Area 4, must be from one of the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Africa, and Antarctica.


Nominating Committee (Area 2 and Area 4)

Qualifications:(a) member in good standing for at least two years prior to the time of election; (b) hold no other WOCN offices, elected or appointed at the same time; (c) comply with the Conflict of Interest and Code of Conduct statements; (d) reside in one of the states associated with that geographic area.

Election: Even-numbered years (ex. 2010, 2012, 2014…)
Term: 2-year term (maximum: 2 consecutive terms)

Area 2, must be from one of the following states: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Europe.

Area 4, must be from one of the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Africa, and Antarctica.

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION March 10, 2014


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