Trustee/Secretary Application

Nominations for Secretary and Trustee Now Open!

If you are interested in serving on the National Board of Trustees, the Governance Committee is now accepting applications through the end of March for Trustee and Secretary positions. 

The National Board sets the strategic direction of the association and plays a critical role in the success of NAIFA.  We need bright, dedicated and involved candidates who are committed to NAIFA’s success to lead us in the coming years. 

The Governance Committee is looking for the following attributes in candidates:
  • Demonstrated leadership commitment and involvement with NAIFA.
  • Relevant expertise in the disciplines of organizational management. Examples include, but are not limited to: branding, fundraising, finance, corporate relations, strategic alliances.
  • Commitment to participate in 3 in-person board meetings a year, 3 Board conference calls, plus liaison responsibilities. These may include a liaison relationship with committees and/or state chapters.  NAIFA board members are asked to provide financial support to IFAPAC as well.
  • Positive leadership attributes; emotional intelligence; ability to work collaboratively and engage in appropriate debate and discussion when needed.
  • Visionary and strategic thinker. Demonstrated ability of new and innovative programs within their sphere of influence. Examples include, but are not limited to: incorporating strategy, leadership, future focus, risk taking, and an entrepreneur spirit.
If you see yourself in here and have a desire to serve NAIFA, please put yourself forward for consideration.  Candidates should complete the short form below and attach the Guided CV (.DOC) and headshot in the designated fields.  Applications must be received by March 25, 2019.  Candidates will be interviewed in April and May.  The Governance Committee will announce the final slate by July 1, 2019.  Questions about the application process should be directed to Executive Office at candidate@naifa.org or 703-770-8103.

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By submitting this application:
  • I affirm that the facts set forth in it are true and complete to the best of my knowledge. I understand that if I am elected, any false statements, omissions, or other misrepresentations made by me on this application may result in my removal from office.
  • I also affirm that I have read and understand the nomination criteria (PDF) for the NAIFA 2017 election.
  • I agree to keep this process confidential.
  • I agree to abide by the NAIFA bylaws and NAIFA’s Code of Ethics.
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I affirm that I have not been accused in writing nor been found in violation of the code of ethics of NAIFA or of any professional organization of which I am a member. No company or state or federal licensing or regulatory body has censured, fined or reprimanded me, or revoked or suspended my appointment or my securities, insurance or other professional license(s). I am not a defendant in a criminal proceeding or in a civil action related to the obligations set forth in the NAIFA Code of Ethics. If a criminal judgment has been entered against me in the past, it has been disclosed to NAIFA.
I have been accused in writing or been found in violation of the rules or code of ethics of a professional organization of which I am a member. A company or state or federal licensing or regulatory body has censured, fined or reprimanded me, or revoked or suspended my appointment or my securities, insurance or other professional license(s). I will attach complete details of such matters with this application. I understand that a finding of such matters may create a presumption that I have violated NAIFA’s Code of Ethics.
I am a defendant in a pending criminal proceeding or in a civil action related to the obligations set forth in the NAIFA Code of Ethics, or a criminal judgment has been entered against me, which has not been disclosed to NAIFA, and I will attach details of such matters with this application. I understand that such matters may create a presumption that I have violated NAIFA’s Code of Ethics.
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