Current Secretary Treasurer Curt Lee has announced his candidacy for NSA 2nd Vice President and will forego the remaining year of his two year term in that position. In accordance with NSA's Bylaws-which require officer candidates to resign any current position they hold "no later than at the election" at the NSA Annual Convention in Minneapolis-Mr. Lee has submitted his resignation effective August 22.
The NSA Board is now asking members interested in the position to declare their candidacy for the office of Secretary Treasurer for a 2-year term beginning on September 1. Information about the duties of the Secretary Treasurer is set out in NSA's Bylaws in Article VIII, Section 4, a copy of which is available here.
All current members of NSA who have held the membership status of Active or Life for at least five (5) years and who would like to present themselves as a candidate for the elected office of Secretary Treasurer need to submit NSA application for candidacy no later than 5:00pm EDT on Friday, June 29 to the Executive Vice President at the NSA Office to be included on NSA-issued proxy ballots and to have information about their candidacy included on the NSA website. Proxy ballots will be mailed to members and voting will begin in July following procedures established by NSA's Governance Committee.
In addition, NSA is seeking members who would like to serve as NSA State Director for states in NSA’s odd-numbered districts. Candidates for State Director are requested to submit Candidate Applications from now through August 1. A candidate for State Director must have been an active member in good standing of the NSA for a period of at least four (4) years OR two (2) years as an active member in good standing of NSA and two (2) years as a voting member of the governing body of an NSA affiliated state organization, which term of years may be concurrent. Interested members should submit the NSA candidate application form to the Executive Vice President at the NSA Office for verification of qualifications.
Information about NSA’s Districts is available at www.nsacct.org/state-directors-and-affiliates. Elected candidates will serve beginning on September 1.