Colorado Pro Chapter Calls for Self-Nominations for Board Positions

The Colorado Pro Chapter is seeking self-nominations for six positions up for election on the
board including four directors at-large, the president-elect and the treasurer.

Board meetings are held every month, and board members may attend in person or via conference call. 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 Elections Chair Deb Hurley at 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.

The deadline to self-nominate yourself is June 27.

The election information will be e-mailed to all members of Colorado Pro on June 28, and members will have until July 8 to cast their ballots.

If you have any questions about the process, the duties or how you can get involved with Colorado Pro — whether as a board member or as a volunteer — please contact Deb Hurley by calling
303-601-8098 or emailing at
Position: President-elect
Term of office: 1 year as president-elect, 2 years as president, 1 year as past-president
Duties: The president-elect serves one year as assistant to the president, then two years as president, organizing meetings and overseeing other activities.

Position: Treasurer
Term of office: 2 years
Duties: The treasurer serves a two-year term and manages the books for the chapter. Responsibilities include watching investments, paying scholarships, preparing the annual budget and tracking general expenses.

Position: Members of the board of directors
Term of office: 2 years
4 positions are open
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.