The NQA Nominating Committee is currently seeking candidates for the following Board positions. All positions are for a two year term, beginning in September 2012. If you are interested in Board Positions, please send a resume/bio to the NQA Nominating Committee. Include a letter signed by the nominee indicating his/her consent to serve in the position.
Send this to the NQA office:
P.O. Box 12190
Columbus, Ohio 43212-0190
All nominations must be received by January 15, 2012. All potential candidates will be contacted by a member of the Nominating Committee. Candidates will be announced and the ballot will be published in the spring issue of The Quilting Quarterly.
The principal duties of the Vice-President are to oversee public relations efforts for the Association and to oversee activities of the organization pertaining to the retention and growth of membership. The Vice President works with all standing Committee Chairs to see that all NQA programs and services are promoted fully both internally and externally.
The principal duties of the Treasurer are to maintain the proper books of accounts, present financial reports, prepare and present the annual budget, and oversee the handling of monies and investments of the Association. This includes activities involving audits and state and federal tax responsibilities.
The duties of the Secretary are to keep minutes of all Board meetings, conference calls, and the Annual Meeting; record official elections results and votes of the Association and the Board of Directors; and handle official correspondence for the Association.
The candidate should have:
· Good note-taking, spelling, communication, writing, and organizational skills
· Basic computer skills and familiarity with Microsoft Word
· Ability to attend Board Meetings and the Annual Show
This committee consists of five elected members for a two year term. The principal duty of the Nominating Committee is to select a single list of nominees for offices of the Association and members of the Nominating Committee as provided in the bylaws of the Association.
The following appointed positions are also open. Contact Ruth Pollow directly if you are interested in these positions.
The duties of the Member Services Chair is to implement actions to promote membership growth, to maintain communications with members, and to oversee all facets of the Association membership, working closely with the Chapter Services Chaihr.
Grant Program/Outreach Chair
The principal duties of the Grant Progam/Outreach Chair is to publicize the Grand Program, manage grant applications and selections, coordinate the Little Quilt Silent and Live Auctions at the Annual Quilt Show, facilitate long range planning activities and promote NQA in the greater quilting community and among the general public.