2017 Board of Directors Call for Nominations
NEMSMA Board of Directors 2017 - 2019 Term
The Board of Directors of the National EMS Management Association is soliciting nominations for five (5) seats on the Board of Directors. Length of a term as a board member is either one year or two years based on which seats are open. For this election there are three (3) open seats for two (2) year terms and two (2) open seats for one (1) year term. The nominees who receive the higher number of votes will be awarded the longer term periods. The elected nominees will take office on January 1, 2017. This year, nominations are open from October 11th to October 25th. Elections will be held on line, from November 7th to November 20th.
Members of the Board of Directors are expected to become active participants in association affairs. This involves attendance at monthly board teleconferences, the annual meeting at the Pinnacle EMS Leadership Conference, and at other association functions. Directors typically serve as board liaisons of standing or special committees, represent the association as liaisons to one or more allied EMS associations and projects, and participate in the crafting of NEMSMA position statements on issues of concern to the EMS community. Board members are expected to regularly monitor and participate in the NEMSMA list-server.
Nominees must be members in good standing of NEMSMA prior to the opening of election balloting. Members may be nominated by other members, or may self-nominate (volunteer to serve). Nominees shall submit a digital photo (head shot), along with a 500 word (maximum) biographical/platform statement (reasons why the nominee wishes to serve on the NEMSMA board), as a single MS Word document. Candidates are required to submit a letter of recommendation from a NEMSMA member in good standing. Statements over 500 words will not be considered. All information must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. EST October 31st, 2016.
Ryan P. Greenberg
Secretary of the Board
National EMS Management Association
P.O. Box 472
Platte City, MO 64079-0472