Calling all NESTA members!

Would you or another NESTA colleague be willing to serve our organization in a leadership capacity? We are seeking members in good standing to be nominated for the following six positions: four Regional Directors, two Directors-at-Large. Terms run from May 1, 2019 – April 30, 2021. The deadline for nominations is December 31, 2018. Read descriptions of the positions below and nominate yourself today!

Nominate yourself by completing this application.

If you have questions, please contact NESTA's President Elect, Richard Jones at mjones@hawaii.edu.

Regional Director (4):

Description: NESTA has a total of eight Regional Directors (RDs) who are elected from and by the full membership of NESTA and who represent the interests of the association within their Region. Four RDs are elected per year and serve for the following two years. RDs are members of the NESTA Board of Directors and may be Board Member representatives to the Executive Committee as well as serve on NESTA committees. RDs serve as a liaison between NESTA and their respective region, communicating closely with their State Contacts, helping to support, guide, and encourage them. RDs are expected to attend all Board of Directors monthly teleconferences where they will help set policy, approve budgets, establish annual dues, plan the overall program for the year, make recommendations regarding proposed amendments to the Bylaws, and devise and carry out measures for the growth and welfare of the organization related to Earth and Space Science Education.

Term: Two years.

REGION:

STATE(S) REPRESENTED:

Region II

New York

Region IV

Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee

Region VI

Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin, Kansas

Region VIII

Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, Washington

Director-at-Large (2):

Description: NESTA has a total of four Directors-at-Large (DAL) who are elected from and by the full membership of NESTA and who represent the interests of the association. Two DAL are elected per year and serve for the following two years. DAL are members of the NESTA Board of Directors and may be Board Member representatives to the Executive Committee as well as serve on NESTA committees. DAL are expected to attend all Board of Directors monthly teleconferences where they will help set policy, approve budgets, establish annual dues, plan the overall program for the year, make recommendations regarding proposed amendments to the Bylaws, and devise and carry out measures for the growth and welfare of the organization related to Earth and Space Science Education.

Term: Two years.