Nominate Yourself to Run for a Seat
on the NAWDP Board of Directors
NAWDP seeks a diverse leadership in terms of age, race, ethnicity, experience in workforce programs, ability, and expertise - particularly from individuals who:
Have a passion for workforce development;
Understand workforce development and the needs of our professionals;
Have strong professional networks within their state;
Are interested in shaping the future of workforce development;
Can commit to participate in 3-4 board meetings a year; and
Demonstrate positive leadership attributes, emotional intelligence, ability to work collaboratively, and engage in appropriate debate and discussion when needed.
Board members provide strategic guidance for NAWDP and determine legislative priorities, as well as help create tools and resources that will strengthen the workforce development system and improve the satisfaction of NAWDP members.
Each year, NAWDP conducts elections for two-year Board positions. Regional Board positions are nominated and elected in even number years; State Board positions are nominated and elected in odd number years.
To be placed on the ballot, you must be a NAWDP member in good standing. NAWDP will begin collecting nominations for regional Board positions in January 2018, with all nominations submitted no later than 5:00 p.m. PT on March 1, 2017. More information about the nominations process will be posted closer to the nominations season. Thank you for your interest!
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