NLA National and Chapter Board Nomination Form
All positions on the NLA Board of Directors and Chapter Officer positions require a nomination. Nominations are due by Monday, February 4, 2019 at 5 PM EST.
National Lipid Association positions include:
- Executive Council Chair (3)
- At-Large Board Member
Chapter Officer positions include:
A complete nomination requires the submission of a nomination package. The entire nomination package does not have to be submitted all at one time. A nomination package requires:
- Letter of recommendation for the position from a member of the NLA detailing service and contributions of the nominee as well as vouch for the character of the nominee;
- Letter from the nominee stating interest in the position, demonstrating suitability for leadership and accepting the responsibilities of the position;
- CV; and
- Conflict of Interest disclosure form (nominee will receive this request from NLA staff).
Letters from existing leadership are beneficial and letters from Chapter Presidents are advised for seeking a National position. Multiple letters of recommendation in support of a nominee are advisable but not required.
Self nominations are not accepted. Incomplete nomination packages will not be considered. If you have any questions about the process, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Download the Duties and Responsibilities handbook here.
To submit a nomination or supporting documents, you must log-in to your NLA profile.