Deadline: May 26, 2017

It's that time of year again! In conjunction with Safety+ 2017, taking place Aug. 29- Sept. 1, 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana, elections are scheduled to be held for VPPPA National Board of Directors' positions. This year there are seven open positions:

• Vice Chair
• Secretary
• Director from a Site with a Collective Bargaining Agent
• Director from a DOE-VPP Site
• Director-at-Large (three positions available)

Each position has a term of two years, beginning at the end of Safety+ 2017 and terminating at Safety+ 2019.

To be elected or appointed to the VPPPA National Board of Directors, a nominee must be an employee of a Full or Corporate member site in good standing with the association. Nominees must have management commitment from their companies, which includes support to attend meetings and financial support.

Please refer to the Requirements, Duties, Obligations and Responsibilities (PDF) and the VPPPA Bylaws for further details regarding serving on the board.

If you wish to nominate yourself or someone else for a position, please complete and submit the following materials: 

• Signed Nominations Form and Management Commitment Letter (PDF)
• Signed Election Protocols (PDF)
• A platform statement of no more than 300 words
• Your head shot


All materials are due to the nominating committee by May 26, 2017.
Please complete the nominations form, management commitment letter, and submit a signed election protocols to:

Kerri Carpenter
2017 Nominating Committee Liaison
7600-E Leesburg Pike, Ste. 100
Falls Church, VA 22043
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