Call for Board Nominations!

2017 Chapter Board of Directors Call for Nominations

In accordance with the Bylaws of the Arizona Founding Chapter of the Grant Professionals Association, the GPA Arizona Nominating Committee is pleased to announce the Call for Nominations for members in good standing to run for 2018 Chapter Officers and Board Members.

Board Vacancies and Terms:  The Board will have five (5) vacancies to fill. The two officer positions are President and Secretary, The candidate receiving the majority of votes for each office will be elected to a two (2) year term of office from January 1, 2018, through December 31, 2019.

The three Committee Chair positions are Program Committee Chair, Marketing Committee Chair, and Membership Committee Chair.  The candidate receiving the majority of votes for each position will be elected to a one (1) year term of office from January 1, 2018, through December 31, 2018.

Duties take 3 to 10 hours a month including attending education and training meetings. Board meetings are often conducted via conference call with a few face-to-face meetings throughout the year.  Click the links for position descriptions.

Nomination Period:  Nominations will be accepted beginning now through Friday, November 17, 2017. Any nominations received after Friday, November 17, 2017, will not be considered. Self-nominations are encouraged.

The Nominations Form:  Nominate up to two (2) GPA Arizona members to be considered for chapter President and/or Secretary and one (1) GPA Arizona member for each committee chair. Return the nomination form with your nominations by Friday, November 17, 2017, by email to

Nominees:  Individuals nominated for a position will be contacted by the Committee and asked if they are interested in accepting the nomination. Information will remain confidential until such time as the nominee has agreed to be placed on the ballot.

Election: The ballot will be released on Tuesday, December 5. Chapter members can vote electronically via email or at the GPA Arizona Annual Meeting Thursday, December 21. Details included with ballot release.

Questions: Please contact the Nominating Committee at
By phone: Phoenix Area–Lauren Daniels 602*980*4243, Flagstaff Area–Lisa Deem 928*213*2226


Author: gpaaz

The Arizona founding Chapter is a member of the Grant Professionals Association

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