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2016 Museums Alaska Board nominations

PLEASE NOMINATE OR SELF-NOMINATE CANDIDATES WHO WILL REPRESENT YOUR INTEREST ON MUSEUM ISSUES. Museums Alaska is seeking to fill four open seats on the Board of Directors at the September Annual Meeting in Juneau. Terms run from 2016-2019.

The deadline for nominations has been extended to Sunday, August 21, 2016.

A Museums Alaska board member can serve two 3-years terms; must be a member in good standing; receives no compensation; must attend the annual meeting and three quarterly teleconferences; serves on one or more committees; and works to effectively promote Museums Alaska to the membership and other agencies and organizations.

The procedure for submitting nominations is as follows: a member may nominate another person with that person’s consent, or a member may self-nominate. All nominations must be accompanied by a 100-word biography narrative statement with one to two sentences about why he/she wants to serve on the Board. All nomination materials below should be emailed to the address below.

The call for nominations will be open from Sunday, August 7 through Sunday, August 21 (extended deadline). A slate of candidates will be sent to you by email by August 21, and voting by electronic ballot will take place from August 21—September 20, 2015. Paper ballots will also be available at the Annual Museums Alaska Conference starting  September 21st in Juneau and be due by the beginning of the Annual Business Meeting on Thursday, September 22, 2016 at 3:30. Newly elected board members will be announced at the conclusion of the Annual Business Meeting.

Send nominations to: director(at)museumsalaska(dot)org

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