Nominate yourself, or someone else (with their permission). As the governing body of the Southern SAWG, the Board of Directors is responsible for long-range and strategic planning, goal setting, prioritizing and evaluation, financial oversight, funding development, and hiring and firing of the Executive Director. Each Board member is elected to a three-year term and required to serve on at least one committee.
All nominees for the Board must be knowledgeable and supportive of SSAWG's mission and goals, live within the Southern region (Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia) and be willing to serve a complete term.
New candidates for the Board must submit a letter of interest and a resume with two references by October 21, 2011 to Charlie Maloney, Nominations Committee chairperson. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or snail mail Dayspring Farm, 942 Buena Vista Rd, Cologne VA 23181
Questions can also be directed to Charlie at 804-785-9401 or by e mail. Candidates will be contacted by the Nominations Committee for phone interviews before the Board meets in November. Newly elected Board members will begin their terms with the late winter/early spring Board meeting in 2012.