03 January 2012

Call for Nominations for NGS Board of Directors

The election of NGS officers and board members will be held at the annual meeting at the NGS Conference in Cincinnati, Ohio, on Saturday, May 12, 2012.

The following positions are open for election this term:

Terms for officers run from 1 October 2012 through 30 September 2014.

· President
· Vice-president
· Secretary
· Treasurer

Terms for directors run from 1 October 2012 through 30 September 2016.
· Director, Region 3
· Director, Region 4
· Director at Large (two candidates)

A PDF of the map showing the various regions is available on the NGS website at http://www.ngsgenealogy.org/galleries/aboutngs/BlankBODRegionsMap.pdf.

Members who wish to suggest a possible candidate for an office may email their suggestions to the committee chair (
[email protected]). Please include the potential candidate’s name, a brief biography and contact information.

Candidates must have been a member of NGS for at least one full year prior to nomination.

The NGS Board is a working board. Board members spend on the average of twenty or more hours a month in a variety of activities. Each member is expected to either chair a committee or actively participate on one or more committees. Board members pay all expenses (travel, food and lodging) to the three board meeting held each year. Board meetings are typically held at the annual conference (usually the day before the conference), and at the NGS headquarters in Arlington, Virginia, and in Salt Lake City. Additional meetings are held as needed by conference call. Attendance at the annual conference is also expected.

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NGS Nominating Committee

Barbara Vines Little, Chair
Laura DeGrazia
Sharon Tate Moody
Lynda Suffridge
Patti Hobbs

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