Dear NCACES members,

We are writing to share with you that we have a leadership vacancy for NCACES President-Elect. We will hold a special election this summer to fill the vacancy and are seeking nominations. Please review the website to learn about the role of president-elect, as well as the roles of president and immediate past president.

We invite you to consider running for president-elect or encouraging another professional NCACES member to run! Any member of the NCACES Executive Council would be pleased to speak with you and provide additional information about this important and essential service to our region and to our profession.

Nomination materials are due Wednesday, July 22, 5pm central time (please see below for details).

Thank you for your consideration and please do not hesitate to contact me with any questions you may have!

Respectfully,
Jennifer Cook, NCACES Immediate Past President
On behalf of the NCACES Nominations and Elections Committee and the NCACES Executive Council

Process for Nominations and Elections

1. Potential candidates for the regional ballot should:

- Write a statement of intent to run for president-elect, including two paragraphs that will appear on the web-based ballot form that describes the candidate’s qualifications for the office and/or pertinent skills and attributes that the candidate possess relevant to that office (due no later than Wednesday, July 22, 5pm central time).
- Send your statement to Jennifer Cook (jennifer.cook@marquette.edu)
- Have AT LEAST 10 NCACES members indicate their support for your nominations. To do this, email this link (https://marquette.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3z7matndOp4ntJz) to potential supporters. The nomination support form requires their name (nominator), your name (nominee), a statement of support including the office you are running for, and their ACA/ACES/NCACES membership number. All nominees must have their 10 supporting nominations submitted no later than Wednesday, July 22, 5pm central time.

Voting members will receive a link to an online ballot the week of July 27, 2020. Voting members are required to report their NCACES membership number (which is their ACA membership number) in order to cast their vote.

The president-elect will be confirmed no later than the third week of August 2020, and the position will start immediately.