**IMPORTANT NOTE: Candidate statements have been posted HERE and are available below!**
Do you want to help shape our programs and spearhead our events? The Capitol LGBTQ Association will be hosting board elections on Friday, January 25, 2019.
Please see below for important dates, positions available, qualifications, estimated time commitment, and a note about our bylaws.
IMPORTANT NOTE: To run in board elections, you must be a member of the Association and either have attended three events, or been a member for at least 30 days (Fellows and interns exempted). We recommend you join or renew your membership ASAP here.
Monday, December 3rd — Candidate intention period begins
Thursday, December 13th — Mixer! Talk to the board about what it’s like, and start talking to members if you want to run.
Friday, January 11th — Candidate statements DUE (200 words)
Monday, January 14th — All candidate statements posted (see here!)
Thursday, January 10th or 17th — Meet the candidates mixer
Friday, January 25th — ELECTION!
Community Outreach Director
External Affairs Director
QUALIFICATIONS TO RUN:
* Must be a member of the Capitol LGBTQ Association (not a member? Become one here!)
* Must have attended at least three of our events, OR been a member for at least 30 days (NOTE: Interns and Fellows are exempt from this requirement)
* Must submit a 200 word statement on why you intend to run by Friday, January 11th, 2019. Please include what prior experiences you bring and what plans you have for the future growth of the association
Board members are expected to attend monthly hour-long board meetings, as well our monthly events for 1-2 hours. Please expect to spend 8-10 hours every month working on association business.
Board members will serve through 2019, until our next regularly scheduled elections in January 2020.
Remember — to RUN or VOTE you must be a member of our organization. Sign up here!
A NOTE ABOUT OUR BYLAWS: