Solicitations For Applications For International Secretary Position For FY2010

Publish Date: 12/8/2008

News Updates

In accordance with Policy MA-32, the Association is currently requesting applications from interested candidates for the position of International Secretary for fiscal year 2010, September 2009 – August 2010, (but serving by tradition from the 2009 Annual Business Meeting in September 2009, to the 2010 Annual Business Meeting in August 2010.)
Applications for FY 2010 are due to the Associate Director prior to December 31, 2008.
The application packet must include the following documentation:

  1. Letter of interest;
  2. Resume;
  3. Summary of Qualifications clearly responding to each of the selection criteria set forth in Section V of MA-32 (ISWM, SWANA governance experience, professional experience, interpersonal skills, communication skills, etc.).
  4. Letters of support or other documentation supporting candidate’s contribution to SWANA.
  5. Letter of support from candidate’s local SWANA chapter; and
  6. Letter of support from candidate’s employer, where applicable. This letter of support must include language that acknowledges the candidate’s obligation to attend board meetings and other SWANA events, as invited and necessary to represent the Association, and to devote the time required to fulfill the duties of office for a five-year period. 

Please refer to policy MA-32 for further details (available from the Associate Director at kcallaghan@swana.org or by calling 240-494-2248).
Election will be with IB approval and by written ballot of the SWANA Membership via on-line voting in August 2009. Resumes of each candidate will be available on-line with the ballot.