Now Accepting Nominations for Upcoming Elections!


Dear Region 8 colleagues,

The Region 8 Steering Committee is now accepting nominations for the following positions: Montana State Liaison Oregon State Liaison British Columbia Province Liaison Yukon Territory Province Liaison State and Province Liaison duties:

  • Represent province/state/territory interests at the regional level
  • Promote NACADA membership amongst academic advisors in the province/state/territory
  • Participate in setting goals, strategy, and budget for the region
  • Encourage and facilitate awards nomination process amongst schools in their province/state/territory
  • Encourage local professional development through province/state/territory level conferences

Eligibility and expectations:

  1. All nominees must have been a NACADA member for at least one year at the time of nomination.
  2. State or Province Liaison nominations must be from individuals working in that state/province.
  3. Elected individuals for the Liaison positions serve a two-year term. Individuals are limited to two consecutive terms in the same position.
  4. Liaison terms begin at the start of the next regional conference. Steering committee members are expected to attend all Region 8 conferences during their tenure (three in total for a one-term member). Annual conference attendance is encouraged, but not mandatory.
  5. Steering committee members participate in multiple teleconference meetings each year.

Application and election process

  1. The nomination form is online: NOMINATION DEADLINE: February 10, 2014, 11:59PM PST.
  2. Elections will be held electronically in mid-February. Results will be announced in March.

If you have any questions, please let me know.

Sally Garner
Region 8 Chair 

P.S. from your COMM Coordinator…there are national/international elections also taking place. An email was sent from the main NACADA email. This details several positions which Region 8 members are running for and also it is your chance to select your incoming Region 8 Chair. Voting information is separate from this nomination process and should begin in February. Watch your email inbox from NACADA for more information!

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