2017 Election Nominating Procedures BA Snyder 2017-05-23T15:08:51+00:00
Want to serve on the NAHJ national board of directors? The nomination process is now open!
The Elections committee will begin accepting nominations now through midnight June 30 for candidates to serve in the following positions:
Vice President of Print
Region 1 Director: Caribbean — Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands
Region 2 Director: Northeast — Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island, Vermont
Region 3 Director: Mid-Atlantic — Delaware, Kentucky, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Washington D.C., West Virginia
Region 4 Director: South — Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee
Region 5 Director: South Central — Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas
Region 6 Director: Midwest — Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Wisconsin
Region 7 Director: Southwest — Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming
Region 8 Director: Pacific — Alaska, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Oregon, Washington
Interested? Here’s how you can qualify to appear on the ballot.
Make sure you’re a member in good standing, which means your dues must be up-to-date. Need to renew? Visit NAHJ.org.
Collect 25 e-signatures from NAHJ members in good standing who support your nomination. Student members may only sign and vote for a student representative. Regular, Academic, Lifetime, and Founding members are eligible to sign and vote for all positions.
In order for the e-signature to count, request that NAHJ members in good standing who are nominating you fill out the template below and e-mail it to email@example.com.
I [Nominating Member Name], an employee of [The Company the Nominating Member Works for and Their Position] support the candidacy of [Candidate’s Name] for [Board Position] in the election of the NAHJ Board of Directors.
This statement counts as my virtual signature and I have included my full contact information below.
Please have members include YOUR NAME and THE BOARD POSITION you are seeking in the subject line and CC you on the email.