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Region 5 Call or Nominations

Tuesday, July 23, 2019  
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Region 5 Call for Nominations


Region 5 is seeking nominations for President - Elect, Secretary and Group Representative (for each Group).  Please consider joining our dynamic Board of Directors for The NPA Region 5. 

You may self-nominate.

Deadline is August 31st, 2019.

Please see descriptions for each position below as outlined by the Region 5 bylaws.

  • President-Elect- The President Elect shall serve for a one-year term, and shall become President at the end of this term.  The President Elect shall perform the duties of the President in the absence of the President at Executive Committee, Board of Directors and/or general membership meetings.  The President Elect shall perform any and all duties designated by the President and/or a majority vote of the Board of Directors.  In the event of a vacancy in the position of President, the President Elect shall assume said vacancy through the end of the outgoing President’s term.


  • Secretary - The Secretary shall be elected for a two-year term and  shall attend all meetings of the Board, Region, and, to the extent one exists, its  Executive Committee, and record and make available to The Association, all votes and minutes of all proceedings thereof in a book to be kept for that purpose; give or cause to be given notice of all special meetings of the Board and all other notices required by law or by these By-Laws; keep in safe custody the seal of the Corporation to the extent one exists, and affix it to any instrument when so authorized by the Board or the Region President; keep all the corporate books and legal records of the Region as required by law or otherwise in a proper and safe manner; and perform all duties incident to the office of Secretary and such other duties as from time to time may be prescribed by the Board or the Region President.


  • Group Representative- The Group Representative is a voting member of the Board. They serve as committee members and chairpersons, and serve the Board’s strategic needs as determined by the President at any given time. They have various responsibilities and projects, short and long-term during their time in office. As committee chairs, they may be required to develop and implement a budget and calendar for Group events and present it to the Board for its approval. They are expected to participate in Group meetings within their Group, attend Board meetings (at least three per year), and be a regular participant in committees and Board activities. They serve a three-year term, beginning the January following their election.

Please email the nomination form to Renee Sevcik reneesevcik@gmail.com

Deadline for submission is August 31st, 2019.


Mary Ellen Ryan, FNP-BC
Region 5 President

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