YOU are SVN…become a part of the excitement now!

Nominate yourself or another SVN member who has the potential to be a leader for a position on the Board of Directors for SVN. If you have already served as a Director, you would qualify for the position of Secretary or President-Elect. You are needed!

Nominations are being sought for the following SVN Officer and Director seats:
• President Elect (requires prior SVN board participation)
• Secretary
• Directors (3)

Nomination Deadline: Monday, October 17, 2016

If you have any questions or want more information contact the SVN headquarters at or 414-376-0001 ext. 1109.

Duties and Responsibilities

Board Member Expectations:

  • Attend the 2-day pre-convention and brief post-convention board meetings and convention
  • Participate in monthly or every other month Board of Directors’ conference calls throughout the year
  • Participate in conference calls for the committee or task force assigned to as liaison
  • Attend a two day face-to-face mid-year board meeting in the fall (Oct/Nov 2017)
Position Descriptions

The President-Elect shall be elected each year for a commitment of three years in office (one year as President-Elect, one year as President and one year as Immediate Past President). The President Elect shall fulfill duties in the absence of the President, monitor committee activities directly or delegate such responsibility to one or more Directors, and perform such other duties as prescribed by the Board of Directors or as delegated by the President.

The Secretary is a 2-year term (2017-2019). The position ensures that minutes are recorded and distributed, maintain records and archives for the Society, completes correspondence as delegated and perform other such duties as assigned.

Directors shall hold office for two years with two or three Directors elected in alternating years. Their duties shall be to provide facilitation to committees and task forces of the Society, serve on task forces as requested by the Board of Directors, and any other duties as assigned.

Board Nomination Form
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