Nominations Open for 2012 SEAPAX Board

Now is the time to nominate candidates–including yourself!–for all SEAPAX board positions. All that’s required is membership in SEAPAX, plus an active interest and commitment to working as team to help SEAPAX thrive. All candidates and interested SEAPAX members are also invited to the next board meeting (details forthcoming) to meet each other and learn more about the board roles and getting more involved with the organization.

SEAPAX Board Nomination Specifics

Nominations are open until March 4.

All candidates must have their 2012 dues paid. To renew your membership click here for the membership form–please mail in your form and $15.00 check to the address indicated (alternatively, click the link to join/renew via PayPal).

Submit nominations via email to the SEAPAX Board. Include the 
nominee’s:

  • Name
  • Email address and phone number
  • PC Country(ies) and Years of Service
  • If you are nominating someone else, please include your name
 and contact info as well.
  • Brief statement of interest: why you are interested, which 
particular board position you seek, and what background you bring 
to the role
  • an optional bio or resume can also be submitted

Open positions (see the By-laws on Board page of SEAPAX website for position descriptions)
:

  • President
  • Vice President
  • Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • At-large Board Members (3)
  • Membership Coordinator

Committee Chairs (appointed rather than elected):

  • Newsletter Editor
  • Social Events Chair
  • Service Events Chair
  • Speaker’s Bureau Chair
  • Grants Committee Chair

Becoming an officer or committee chair is a commitment that can be both rewarding and fun. Candidates for all positions need to be able to devote a minimum of a few hours a month (more when working on special projects) for a 12-month period, April 2012 – March 2013.

The election period will begin March 12, 2012, via electronic ballots, and will remain open until 5pm Sunday, March 25, 2012. To cast a ballot, you must be a paid SEAPAX member. If you are not yet a SEAPAX member or need to renew your membership, sign up today.

The new officers and committee chairs will be announced by the end of March and take office on April 1.

Questions? Please contact us at board(at)seapax(dot)org

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