SEALS 2018 election. The Steering Committee will elect three board members at the 2018 Annual Meeting. One rule applies to each position: two faculty members from the same school cannot be elected to serve on the board simultaneously. The available positions appear below.
- Vice-President/President-Elect to serve in that position during 2018-19, serve as President in 2019-20, and serve as Past-President in 2020-21. This individual must be a faculty member (including emerita or emeritus) at a member school located in Texas.
- Secretary to serve from the end of the 2018 annual meeting through the 2021 annual meeting.
- At-Large Board member to serve from the end of the 2018 annual meeting through the 2021 annual meeting.
Officers other than the President are eligible to run for re-election. At-Large Board members who serve three-year terms are ineligible to run for re-election but are eligible to run for other positions.
The terms of six board members do not end in 2018: Margaret Hu (Washington and Lee University); Billie Jo Kaufman (American University); Tom Metzloff (Duke University); Ron Rychlak (University of Mississippi); Lou Virelli (Stetson University); and Russell Weaver (University of Louisville). We cannot accept a nomination covering another faculty member at any of those six schools.
The terms of three board members end in 2018: Nancy Levit (University of Missouri-Kansas City); Marcia McCormick (St. Louis University); and Gail Richmond (Nova Southeastern University).
Submit nominations to Gail Richmond at email@example.com. Faculty members can nominate themselves or another person. If you nominate another person, please cc him/her so that Gail knows you have ascertained the nominee’s willingness to serve. (If you do not receive an acknowledgement of your email making a nomination, please re-send to Gail.)
Nominations close on July 6, 2018.
Designated representatives of Institutional Member schools will receive a list of nominees and nominee statements by July 26, 2018. (Nominee information will be sent to the deans of Institutional Member schools that have not designated a representative by that date.)