2016–2018 Board Vote

The mark of a healthy association is demonstrated by a great interest from its membership in volunteering and serving at the highest level—the Board of Directors. The Nominations Committee has worked hard over the past several months speaking with interested candidates and recently presented the slate of candidates listed below to the Board of Directors,and received their unanimous endorsement.

Per IDSA's Bylaws, this slate will be available for viewing for 30 days.  Elections are scheduled for March 14 through March 25.  All members in good standing and eligible to vote, will be sent instructions (electronically) when voting opens.

For any questions about the elections and voting process, please email Jerry Layne

Good luck to all the candidates. 

 

Secretary/Treasurer

Serving as an Officer of the Society and a member of the Board's Executive Committee, the Secretary/Treasurer oversees the Society’s funds and records and ensures that proper accounting procedures are followed.

At-Large Director

The At-Large Director represents the general interests of the Society and the membership-at-large. He/she consults, investigates and researches such matters affecting the profession and provides such information and reports to the Board as requested or as deemed advisable.

Specific for the 2017-2019 term, the At-Large Director will be given an IDEA portfolio. He/she will support the IDEA program and lead its task force as it develops recommendations for growing an already successful program.  

Chapter Director

The Chapter Director promotes, monitors and nurtures chapters and represents chapters interests on the Board of Directors.  This role is responsible for cultivating opportunities for relationships among chapters, sections and education.

Midwest District Chapter Representative

The new District Chapter Representative positions, for ease of simplicity, have been coined "super chapter chairs." Each district's representative will focus on fostering the growth of chapters in their region; mentoring chapter officers; creating connections between chapters; and engaging members who live "in between" chapters. Each representative will serve on the newly established Districts Committee which is chaired by the Chapter Director.

South District Chapter Representative

The new District Chapter Representative positions, for ease of simplicity, have been coined "super chapter chairs." Each district's representative will focus on fostering the growth of chapters in their region; mentoring chapter officers; creating connections between chapters; and engaging members who live "in between" chapters. Each representative will serve on the newly established Districts Committee which is chaired by the Chapter Director.

West District Chapter Representative

The new District Chapter Representative positions, for ease of simplicity, have been coined "super chapter chairs." Each district's representative will focus on fostering the growth of chapters in their region; mentoring chapter officers; creating connections between chapters; and engaging members who live "in between" chapters. Each representative will serve on the newly established Districts Committee which is chaired by the Chapter Director.