NBBQA Board Election 2018: Call for Nominations
October 22, 2018
The National Barbecue and Grilling Association is calling on those with a passion for the business of barbecue to take part in our bi-annual Board of Directors election.
The NBBQA Nominations Committee is currently seeking nominations for:
- East Region Board Member
- Central Region Board Member
- West Region Board Member
- Three Board Members-at-Large.
Click here to nominate a candidate for the NBBQA Board of Directors. You must include the following information to be considered:
- Your full name and company.
- The board position you are nominating yourself to fill.
- A 100-word biography.
- A personal statement about why you want to join the NBBQA Board of Directors.
An electronic ballot link will be sent to all NBBQA members in good standing on November 26 and all votes must be cast by December 21. Nominations close on Friday, November 23.
Candidates must be active members of the NBBQA and in good standing. Members of the board do not receive any compensation or travel reimbursement for the annual in-person meeting. They must also have an activated account on NBBQA.org, including a photo and updated profile. Monthly Board of Directors conference calls are required, as is serving on two committees, which have varying levels of commitment.
Only those who have served on the board for two years or more can be nominated for president. Additionally, nominees for region-specific roles must live in the designated area.
All elected Officers and Directors must attend the one-day Board Orientation and Meeting prior to the 2019 NBBQA Conference in April.
If you have any questions about the election, you can message us at firstname.lastname@example.org.