Call for Nominations

Call for Nominations

2017-18 Leadership

Want to become more involved in Section activities? Already involved but want to spread your wings and do more? Apply for a leadership or Council position by November 1, 2016!

The Nominating Committee, chaired by Chair-Elect Robera S. Batley, Albuquerque, NM, is now accepting nominations for the 2017-2018 Section year. Committee members include:  Thad F. Wood, Atlanta, GA; Anita M. Ventrelli, Chicago, IL; Stacy D. Heard, Seattle, WA; Richard B. Vaughn, Los Angeles, CA

The committee seeks nominations for the following positions:

Chair-elect (one-year term)

Vice Chair (one-year term)

Secretary (one-year term)

Section Delegate (three-year term expiring 2020)

At-Large Council Representatives (three positions; three-year term expiring 2020)

Region III Representative (three-year term expiring 2020) composed of Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana, Michigan, Wisconsin, Illinois.

Region V Representative (three-year term expiring 2020) composed of Wyoming, Utah, Colorado, Arizona, New Mexico, Texas.

To be considered for nomination, submit a letter of interest, a brief bio, and a Nomination Data Form by November 1, 2016. Send your letter via e-mail with Word attachment to Section Director Cynthia Swan, and Chair-Elect Roberta S. Batley,

The letter should detail your bar activities (ABA, Section of Family Law, state and local bar) and provide any other information you would like the committee to consider. (Keep in mind that concise information is easier for the Nominating Committee to review.)

Don't forget to fill out the Nomination Data Form and attach it to your email.

Be sure to read the officer and council member responsibilities and duties, too, so you know what's expected of you.

We look forward to receiving your nominations!

Deadline: November 1, 2016