Call for Nominations for SPJ Colorado Officers, Board

By DEB HURLEY BROBST

Elections Chair

SPJ Colorado Pro

 

The self-nomination period is open for the five positions up for election on the board of SPJ Colorado Pro: four directors at-large and the secretary.

Board meetings are held monthly, and board members currently are meeting virtually. Board members may reside anywhere in Colorado, and must be members in good standing with national SPJ and the Colorado Professional Chapter.

To indicate your willingness to run for a position and to serve on the board, please e-mail deb.hurley.brobst@gmail.com with your name, the position you are interested in, a photo, a biography of no more than 250 words, and a statement of no more than 200 words explaining why you want to be on the board.

Details:

  • Deadline for nominations is 5 p.m. Wednesday, June 24.
  • Election information will be e-mailed to all members of Colorado Pro on June 25, and members will have until 5 p.m. July 3 to cast ballots. If there are no contested elections, I will declare those who have self-nominated to be new members of the board.
  • If you have any questions about the process, the duties or how you can get involved with SPJ Colorado Pro — whether as a board member or as a volunteer — please contact me at 303-601-8098 or at deb.hurley.brobst@gmail.com.

 


Openings:

Position: Secretary
Term of office: 2 years
Duties: The secretary maintains a log including meeting dates, meeting minutes, pertinent business transacted; maintains an up-to-date roster of all members with notation of their status regarding local and national dues; sends out meeting notices and other communications as directed by the president or as required by the SPJ National. 

Position: Members of the board of directors — four positions are open
Term of office: 2 years
Duties: The board is responsible for the general direction and planning of chapter activities. Board members are required to attend board meetings and participate in the chapter’s professional development programming.