NWSA Current and Former Presidents (from left to right: Beverly Guy-Sheftall, Bonnie Thornton Dill, Yi-Chun Tricia Lin, and Vivien Ng)
2014 ballots will be sent to individual members who joined on or before 3/18/2014 by mail on April 3, 2014. Ballots must be returned in the enclosed envelope and received
by the national office no later than May 3, 2014.
Governing Council Positions:
The NWSA Governing Council serves as the Board of Directors for the organization and meets twice annually: in June and November. NWSA provides limited travel support ($300 per meeting) for low-income, student, or for those Governing Council members without institutional travel support.
Governing Council Position (2 year term)
Delegate Assembly Position (3 year term)
Member-at-Large: Successful candidates select one Member-at-Large to serve on the Governing Council. The Delegate Assembly meets once annually at the NWSA conference and considers resolutions and recommendations.
Vivian M. May
Vice President Candidates
Governing Council Position (3 year term)
Elections Chair Candidates
Adela C. Licona
Kaye (Karsonya) Wise Whitehead
Member-at-Large Candidates (1 open position)
Ancillary Position: (2 year term)
Conflict Resolution Committee Chair: This committee meets and functions only when called upon to resolve disputes brought to it from any part of NWSA. Neither its chair nor its members serve on the Governing Council.
Nicole M. Guidotti-Hernández
Heidi R. Lewis
Mary Ann Rasmussen
Conflict Resolution Committee Chair Candidates
March 14 at 3p EST:
All nominations due.
Ballots will be mailed to individual members at the mailing address indicated on their membership form. Ballots must be returned via mail.
Completed ballots due to the Elections Chair (final U.S. postmark). If mailing internationally, please mail earlier than the May 3 postmark date to ensure inclusion in the final counts.
Announcement of election results.
Positions begin at the Governing Council meeting at the end of the Conference in November.
For candidates who seek Governing Council positions, The NWSA Governing Council serves as the Board of Directors for the organization and meets twice annually: in June and November. NWSA provides limited travel support ($300 per meeting) for low-income, student, or for those Governing Council Members without institutional travel support.