Thirty-three PRSA members have submitted applications to the PRSA 2015 Nominating Committee for review and consideration for the PRSA 2016 National Board of Directors. The Nominating Committee will choose nominees for open positions during its July 31–Aug. 2 meeting in Chicago, IL. The nominees, along with any petitioned candidates, will be presented at the PRSA Leadership Assembly prior to the PRSA 2015 International Conference on Nov. 7 for approval.
After all application submissions have been vetted and uploaded on the PRSA website, the Nominating Committee will begin to accept comments on behalf of applicants. Beginning Monday, June 22, 2015, all members of PRSA and other interested individuals may provide comments about applicants via the online comments form. The Nominating Committee is no longer accepting letters by mail or email.
The deadline for submitting comments on behalf of applicants is 5 p.m. on Wednesday, July 8, 2015, in the time zone in which the commenter resides.
Note: You will be required to log in to leave comments. If you do not have a MyPRSA login, you may set up a new account, or contact Donna Jonas at email@example.com or at (212) 460-1403, who can assist you.
Article VII, Section 5 of the PRSA Bylaws provides: Nominations may also be made by petition by at least 10 Leadership Assembly delegates and filed with the secretary of the Society at the PRSA Headquarters at least 30 days prior to the annual meeting (Nov. 7, 2015) of the Leadership Assembly. Immediately upon receipt of any such nominations, the secretary shall send a notice of such nominations to all members.
Please note that Nominating Committee deliberations are confidential. Each committee member signs a confidentiality pledge and agrees that no information about the discussions, deliberations, decisions or votes can be disclosed at any time.