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FLASHA Board Nominations Now Open!

Tuesday, February 6, 2018   (0 Comments)
Posted by: William Campbell
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Nominations for the 2018-2019 Vacant Board Positions Are Now Open!

As a member of FLASHA, it is your privilege and responsibility to choose your leadership.  The FLASHA Nominating Committee is preparing the 2018 Slate of Candidates

 

 As a member of this Association, it is your privilege and responsibility to choose your leadership.  The FLASHA Nominating Committee is preparing the 2018 Slate of Candidates.  

Nominations for the vacant board positions will be accepted through March 31, 2018, and a candidate slate will be announced the week of April 1st. 

Board member elections will be held electronically from April 15 through April 30, 2018. 

The following board positions are available for nominations:

  • Vice President of Governmental Education

    The Vice President for Governmental Education shall be responsible for all activities related to legislative and governmental issues.

    The Vice President for Governmental Education shall observe the general duties of FLASHA Executive Board members as described in the Policies and Procedures Manual.

    The Vice President for Governmental Education serves a two-year term.


  • Vice President of Communications

    The Vice President for Communications shall be responsible for all activities related to publications, expanding the public relations and resources of the Association.

    The Vice President for Communications shall observe the general duties of FLASHA Executive Board members as described in the Policies and Procedures Manual.

    The Vice President for Public Relations/Resource Development serves a two-year term.

  • Vice President of Membership

    The Vice President of Membership shall be responsible for all activities related to the recruitment and retention of membership within the association, and to assist with growing membership across all areas. 

    The Vice President for Membership shall observe the general duties of FLASHA Executive Board members as described in the Policies and Procedures Manual. 

    The Vice President for Membership serves a two-year term.

  • Vice President of Educational Services

    The Vice President for Educational Services shall be responsible for all activities related to professional practices in educational settings, and to assist in the implementation of legislative and government issues related to the professions of speech-language pathology and audiology in this setting.

    The Vice President for Educational Services shall observe the general duties of FLASHA Executive Board members as described in the Policies and Procedures Manual.

    The Vice President for Educational Services serves a two-year term.

Online nominations will be available through March 31, 2018, and the final slate will be determined on April 6, 2018.

The election ballot will be opened on April 15, 2018 and closed on April 30, 2018.   

 

The Nominating Committee has received interest from several candidates, but is seeking any additional nominations.  According to FLASHA Bylaws:

 

“12.1d:   The Chair of the Committee on Nominations shall coordinate with the Association Office to ensure that the slate of proposed nominees is sent to the membership, accompanied by an announcement of the opportunity for submitting additional candidates to the slate.

 

12.1e:     Additional nominations will be accepted under the following conditions:

 

12.1e(1)  Fifteen voting members submit a signed request for nomination to the Chair of the Committee on Nominations;

 

12.1e(2)  The request is accompanied by the nominee’s signed statement of willingness to serve; and

 

12.1e(3)  The request is accompanied by the nominee’s professional resume or curriculum vitae.”

 

Nominations are submitted online through the FLASHA website. If you would like to self-nominate, or nominate another member to serve, please click here to complete the online nomination form 

 

Please complete the nomination form and answer all of the questions to the best of your ability. Qualified candidates will be contacted after nominations close to submit additional information, such as a photograph, Resume/CV, and additional candidate statements. 

 

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact our office!