NAHU's bylaws provide three opportunities to nominate candidates for NAHU's Board of Trustees.
The first nomination opportunity requires the endorsement of a state or local chapter and is due Friday, January 11, 2013.
The second nomination opportunity occurs between Friday, January 11, and Friday, May 24, 2013—thirty (30) days prior to the opening of NAHU's Annual Convention on June 24, 2012. These nominations require the endorsement of at least three chapters with one of the three chapters being a state chapter.
The third nomination opportunity occurs from the floor of the convention while nominations are open for a particular office. In order to qualify, the nominator must present to the Secretary no less than 24 hours before the opening of the floor for nominations on Sunday, June 23, 2013 a petition containing a minimum number of different state and local associations as follows:
For an office voted on by all delegates, the minimum number of valid signatures shall be twenty-five (25) percent of the registered delegates in attendance at the annual meeting, and a minimum of ten (10) different local member associations from at least five (5) different states must be represented by those signatures.
For an office voted on by delegates from a certain geographic region, the
minimum number of valid signatures shall be twenty-five (25) percent of the registered delegates
from that region in attendance at the annual meeting representing a minimum of three (3)
different local member associations from at least two (2) different states within that region.
(See NAHU bylaws, Article X, Section 6)
To be nominated for an open 2013-2014 Board of Trustees position please submit a completed Nomination Form, a Commitment and Travel Letter and a biography detailing your leadership capabilities, credentials, designations, education, number of years in the insurance business, as well as an outline of the NAHU positions you have held along with your accomplishments as well as an outline of your service to other organizations.
This information should be sent to Mel Schlesinger, NAHU Immediate Past President, at NAHU, 1212 New York Avenue NW, Ste. 1100, Washington, DC 20005 or faxed to Mel at 202.747.6820 or e-mailed to him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
President-Elect Region 1 Vice President* Vice President Region 3 Vice President* Treasurer Region 5 Vice President* Secretary Region 7 Vice President*
*Regional vice presidents serve two-year terms
Board of Trustee Position Descriptions