According to the CPE Bylaws, the Board has nine members representing the specific membership categories of the organization. Six board members are organizational members, and three board members are general members.
For this election there are three open positions on the Board of Directors: one Organizational Position and two General positions.
Expectations of Board Members
Criteria for Applicants
The Nominating Committee is seeking the best available candidates.
How to apply for a Position on the Board of Directors
Electronic nominations must be received by September 30. They should be sent to Jodie Markey (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The candidate must submit
(1) A completed Fact Sheet,
(2) A brief biographical sketch,
(3) Answers to three questions addressing how the candidate meets the desired attributes,
(4) A curriculum vitae, and
(5) One letter of reference from an individual who knows the candidate in a professional capacity.
Candidates will only be considered if this information is submitted by September 30. Members may nominate themselves or other members.
Process of Election
The Nominating Committee will select a slate from the nominations submitted. Importantly, no more than two nominees from any one organization will be slated. Names, biographical sketches, and the responses to the questions will be sent with the electronic election ballot. CPE members will be asked to vote for candidates via e-mail (specific dates TBA). Successful candidates will be notified after the election and will be announced to the CPE membership thereafter.