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2019 NLA Board of Directors - Nominations Are Now Open!

Tuesday, September 18, 2018   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Megan Capie
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The NLA has begun accepting nominations for the 2019 NLA Board of Directors Election. Serving on the NLA Board is an opportunity for NLA members to help shape the future of the association and the industry. We encourage anyone who is interested to submit your application by the October 30, 2018 deadline.

The NLA will again use a secure, online platform for the Board Election, and more information about this process will be distributed prior to the election. 


The following seats are open for the upcoming Board election for the 2019-2022 term: 

1.   At Large - 1 seat (any state in U.S.)
2.   US Central Region - 1 seat (AR, IA, IL, IN, KS, LA, MI, MN, MO, ND, NE, OH, OK, SD, TX, WI)
3.   US Northeast Region - 1 seat (CT, MA, ME, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, VT)
4.   US West Region - 1 seat (AK, AZ, CA, CO, HI, ID, MT, NV, NM, OR, UT, WA, WY)
5.   Canada - 1 seat
6.   International - 1 seat (Outside of the US and Canada)


Make Sure You are Eligible


According to NLA bylaws (Article 6, Sections B and C), all prospective directors must meet the following criteria: 

1.   The individual must be a corporate officer or principal of a Regular Active Member (operator) company that has been a Regular Active Member for at least two consecutive years.
2.   Any Regular Active Member sharing common ownership with another Regular Active Member can only have one representative on the NLA Board of Directors at one time.
3.   A member of the NLA Board shall not be a member of another board of directors that is competitive to the NLA or the limousine industry.
4.   Membership dues must be current for the Regular Active Member.


Items You Will Need to Submit  


Below is the list of items that you will need to submit with your application. Be sure to submit all items or your nomination will be incomplete and not considered by the Nominating Committee. 

1.   A brief biography that describes your background in the limousine industry.
2.   A paragraph that explains why you want to serve on the NLA Board and what your goals are for the NLA if you are elected.
3.   A photograph of yourself (in electronic format).
4.   Proof of legality in the cities/states/airports in which the member operates. (Example: state, city, or airport permit or license)
5.   Certificate of insurance verifying Regular Active Member compliance with the state/federal requirements.
6.   Proof of your corporate officer position. (Example: Corporate resolution or articles of incorporation listing officers/shareholders)
7.  An explanation of anything the Nominating Committee should know about you that might reflect adversely on the NLA.

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