Nominations for the 2016 Board of Directors election open on May 1st. This year, any eligible NAUI member wishing to run in the Board of Directors election must complete a Nominee Application Form.
Any NAUI Instructor member is eligible to stand for election to the Board if he or she meets the following three requirements: (1) nominee must have been an Active Instructor Member or Sustaining Instructor Member for at least three years immediately preceding the election date; (2) must be in good standing with the Association; (3) and must be current in their financial obligations to the Association.
The nominee must also obtain endorsements for his/her nomination. The 1) completed Nomination Application Form, 2) signed Nomination Endorsement Forms, 3) and other completed Nomination Packet materials must be submitted by August 15.
For the 2016 election, NAUI is seeking individuals with experience in the following areas:
• Finance, which may include, but not be limited to, accounting, financial planning or budgeting.
• Dive destination experience such as resort or destination managers to provide market strategy insight for destinations such as the Caribbean.
• Any active NAUI Instructor with time, energy, and desire to make NAUI better.
We are seeking individuals who have the time, determination, and expertise to help NAUI grow and who have a solid understanding of the role of Board members for a not-for-profit organization.
To be considered, nominees must send their nominations to the Election Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 5:00 PM ET on Monday, August 15, 2016.
Nomination forms will be available here on May 1st. Please be patient as an email with more information will be sent on May 2nd.