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Call for Nominations


2018 Open Board Positions - Application Now Open!

Are you interested in taking your involvement with NAMSS to the next level? This spring, NAMSS is looking for talented and driven individuals to comprise the next generation of NAMSS leaders. The Call for Board Nominations is now open. The deadline to apply is April 28th. NAMSS will be accepting applications for the following positions:


Secretary-Treasurer: Term is January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018. This position may succeed to the positions of President Elect, President, and Immediate Past President in subsequent years.

Secretary-Treasurer Qualifications:

  • State Association Board members must complete their term in their respective state prior to assuming the duties of Board
  • Must have previous experience as a NAMSS Committee Chair or Vice Chair or NAMSS Board member
  • Must have completed the Candidate Application by April 22nd
  • Must be an active NAMSS member in good standing for the past five (5) years
  • Must hold current NAMSS dual certification (both CPCS and CPMSM)
  • Must sign and adhere to the NAMSS Volunteer Leader Agreement
  • Must abide by the NAMSS Principles of Leadership
  • Must demonstrate a proven track record evidenced through input/recommendations from references that address the NAMSS Principles of Leadership

Candidates are encouraged to review the Secretary-Treasurer Job DescriptionLeadership Selection Committee Policy, and the NAMSS Strategic Plan prior to submitting their application


Directors at Large
: Three positions will be elected, each with three-year terms from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2020.  

Director at Large Qualifications:

  • State Association Board members must complete their term in their respective state prior to assuming the duties of Board.
  • Must have previous experience on a NAMSS committee or State Association Board within the last five (5) years;
  • Must have completed the Candidate Application by April 22nd
  • Must be an active NAMSS member in good standing for the past five years
  • Must hold a current NAMSS certification (either CPMSM or CPCS)
  • Must sign and adhere to the NAMSS Volunteer Leader Agreement
  • Must abide by the NAMSS Principles of Leadership
  • Must demonstrate a proven track record evidenced through input/recommendations from references that address the NAMSS Principles of Leadership

Candidates are encouraged to review the Director at Large Job DescriptionLeadership Selection Committee Policy, and the NAMSS Strategic Plan prior to submitting their application


Application Process - Please Be Prepared to Submit the Following:


Please submit the following materials as instructed below by midnight ET on April 28, 2017 to Jessica Baumgartner at jbaumgartner@namss.org.

  1. Signed NAMSS Volunteer Leader Agreement
  2. A signed campaign policy agreement
  3. Completed Leadership Assessments from three references
  4. A Leadership Self-Assessment
  5. Color photo/professional headshot

Applicants will also be required to consent to volunteer as a Board member and should consider discussing the commitment with their supervisors before applying. NAMSS may also request written references from state leadership (where state leadership experience is indicated) and/or relevant NAMSS committee chairperson (where committee experience is indicated).

Questions? Please contact the NAMSS Executive Office at (202) 367-1196 or via e-mail at info@namss.org.