2018 Convention JACL Board Nominations

The National JACL Nominations Committee is seeking members who are interested in running for a seat on the National JACL Board of Directors.

The initial filing deadline shall be Sunday, May 20, 2018. After that date, those wishing to submit their names as candidates must run from the floor of the National Convention and are subject to additional requirements. The term of office for this election shall be two years covering the 2018-2020 Biennium. 

Positions include National President, National Secretary/Treasurer, Vice President of General Operations, Vice President for Planning & Development, Vice President for Membership, Vice President for Public Affairs, National Youth/Student Council Chair and National Youth/Student Council Representative. A description of the officers and their duties can be found in the JACL Constitution and Bylaws.

The process and procedures for those who wish to run can be found in the Nominations and Guidelines at this link (http://bit.ly/2CfJWVT).

Here are the documents:

2018 Election Announcement

2018 National Convention Nominations and Election Guidelines

Candidate Application Form for National JACL Office 2018

Job Descriptions and Desired Qualifications for JACL Officers

Nomination and Election FAQ

The election will be held during the 2018 National Convention in Philadelphia, PA from July 18th to July 22nd. For more information on running for office, please contact Nominations Committee Chair Eric Langowski at erhlango@gmail.com.

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