NOBCChE Elections

Nominations and Elections Committee

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The role of the NOBCChE Nomination and Elections Committee (NEC) is to identify and select candidates who can provide quality leadership to NOBCChE. The composition of this committee is restricted to at most three (3) members of the Executive Board. The Chairman of this committee shall be appointed by the Chairman of the Executive Board.

Committee Chairman: Dr. Devin Swiner. If you have election questions or feedback, please email the chair at [email protected] 

NOBCChE is now accepting nominations for the following positions:

  • Board Member At-Large (2)
  • Midwest Regional Chair
  • Southeast Regional Chair
  • Regional Student Representatives (MIdwest and West, 1 per region)

Please note: Regional Student Representatives are non-voting members of the Executive Board and shall be elected in their regions by both Student and Professional Members.

Nominations may be submitted to [email protected]. Self-nominations are highly encouraged. The deadline is May 17. Please contact the elections chair, Dr. Devin Swiner, for any questions at [email protected].

Eligibility And Nomination Package Materials:


Eligibility Requirements

Nomination Package Materials

Executive Board

  • Paid Regular Member of National Organization as of Dec. 31, 2023
  • Recent CV
  • Biographical sketch (2 pages max) that includes:
    • Personal Background
    • Motivation for pursuing a Board Position
      • If applicable, include ways you’ve served the organization in the past.
    • Description of how you’d effectively serve the Board in the role, if elected
  • A recent, color, head-and-shoulder photograph in jpeg format. 

Student Representatives

  • Paid Student Member of the National Organization
  • Undergraduate or Graduate student in good academic standing
  • Must have at least two years left in degree program
  •  Resumé/CV
  • A Recent Headshot in jpeg format
  • A short (2 paragraph) personal statement/biosketch describing how you would effectively represent your national/regional constituents
  • Unofficial Transcript
  • Letter Of Support (500 words max)  From Department Chair or Director of Undergraduate/Graduate Studies
  • Letter of Recommendation (2 pages max) from professor and/or research or academic advisor