Self Nomination encouraged. Reply to: email@example.com
Members of the 2020-2021 Nominating Committee are: April Bruns, Natalie Colla, and Erin Green
Positions on the ballot this year: President-elect (3 year term), Delegate (3 year term), Secretary (2 year term), Nominating Committee Member North Idaho (2 year term)
Position descriptions from our Bylaws:
ARTICLE VII. ELECTED OFFICERS
Elected Officers. The elected officers of the Academy shall be a President, a President-elect, a Secretary, a Treasurer, a Delegate to the HOD, and Nominating Committee members. All officers shall take office at the end of the Annual Membership Meeting or no later than June 1. An officer shall not, at any time during the term of office, hold an elected office in the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics or in a district academy or dietetic practice group.
President-Elect. The President-Elect will serve for one (1) year, and at the end of this term, will assume the office of President. The President-Elect will: support the President in leading the Academy towards its strategic direction and values; serve as a voting member of the Board of Directors; present a written proposal for the strategic plan and budget for term as President for approval by the Board; be Chair of the planning the annual educational meeting of the membership; and perform the functions of the office of President in the absence or disability of the President.
President. The President will serve for one (1) year. The President will ensure the Academy’s strategic direction and values are carried into effect except in those instances in which those responsibilities are specifically assigned to another office. The President will: serve as the chief executive officer, official spokesperson of this Academy and the Chair of the Board of Directors; appoint chairs and members of committees, task forces and work groups; preside at meetings of the full membership and Board of Directors; supervise and present the annual performance evaluation of the Executive Director if this position is filled.
Past-President: The Past-President will serve a one (1) year term. The Past-President will serve as a voting member of the Board of Directors, Chair of the Nominating Committee, and Chair of the Awards Committee.
Secretary. The Secretary will serve for two (2) years. The Secretary will serve as a voting member of the Board of Directors; issue the call for all regular and special meetings of the Board of Directors and the Academy membership; supervise the recording and distribution of minutes of all Academy meetings, issue the Academy’s official ballots and notify candidates and membership of election results. Additional responsibilities assigned to the Secretary include coordinating and updating the Strategic Plan and serving as the Membership Chair.
Delegate. Delegate will serve for a three (3) year term and may be reelected for one (1) additional term of office. The Delegate will: serve as a voting member of the Board of Directors, represent and act on behalf of this Academy at all meetings of the House of Delegates of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics; communicate all business and current issues of the House of Delegates to and from the Board of Directors and the membership; and communicate pertinent professional and practice issues to the District Academy Presidents.
Nominating Committee Members. Members of the Nominating will serve a two (2) year term. Nominating Committee members will serve as voting members of the Board of Directors. Members will be elected in alternate years so that at least one (1) Nominating Committee Member continues the Committee each year.