Florida Academy

of Nutrition and Dietetics

Nominating Committee

chelsey westbrook                                                                
 
Chelsey Westbrook, RDN, LDN
Committee Members
Gail Kauwell, PhD, RDN, LDN
Clara Lawhead, RDN, LDN 
Mandy Layman, RDN, LDN 
mandyhl@yahoo.com    
Dona Greenwood, PhD, RDN, LDN

Mission of the Nominating Committee


To ensure continued service to the dietetics profession and community, the Nominating Committee will identify an adequate number of capable and willing members to run for various offices in the  Association .

The Nominating Committee


There are six members of the Nominating Committee: five are elected and the sixth is the past President, who serves as a nonvoting member for the year following their presidency.
The five elected members each serve a two year term. Two members are elected in odd years, and three members are elected in even years.   The committee chair is chosen by committee members during the month of July .

The Responsibilities of the Nominating Committee

  • Maintain the Leadership base
  • Solicit nominees
  • Contact potential candidates for vacating offices
  • Collect ballot information from willing candidates
  • Compile a slate of candidates and present to Headquarters for preparation of a ballot for the election in March
  • Notify nominees who were not chosen for the ballot
  • Notify candidates and the President of election results in April
  • Prepare mid year and end year reports

Elections

Positions Elected Annually
President-Elect
Nominating Commitee

Positions Elected in Even Years
Secretary
Chair, District Presidents

Positions Elected in Odd Years
Treasurer
Member-at-large

Positions Elected Designated Years
Delegate

Click Here to print the Nomination Form for upcoming election available from June 1st through December 15 annually.  

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