Call for Nominations
2018 TCNS Nominations for Office

Member-at-Large:  2 Year Term:  (January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2020)  Member-At-Large shall work with
the central office to coordinate Chapters and Regional Liaisons to promote good working relationships, and membership.
Duties include assisting with chapter formation, calling an annual meeting of Chapter Representatives and Regional
Liaisons, and work with the central office to represent Chapters' activities to the Board of Trustees.  The
Member-at-Large chairs the membership Committee and By-Law Committees when needed.   

Nomination Committee (1 Open Positions): 2 Year Term (January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2020)
Two members will be elected to the nominations committee and serve a two-year term. The elected member will become
Chair of the Committee
for the period of elections (2020). Only members in good standing as described shall be on the
Nominations Committee.

Prior consent of the nominees will be obtained before nominations are made for the committee.
Candidates nominated to run for office are expected to have been actively involved in, and a member of
the Society for at least three consecutive years. (Consecutive Membership is defined as no lapse in
active membership greater than four weeks during the last three years prior to nomination).   Have
educational and experiential background in transcultural nursing, and to be committed to the purposes of
the Corporation. Candidates may not serve on two Boards, or Chair a committee and serve on a board
within the society at the same time.   Eligibility to serve on the Board of Trustees or the Nominations
Committee will be confirmed through the Transcultural Nursing Society Central Office prior to candidate
information being reviewed by the nominations committee.  Candidates interested in running for office
must supply a short CV and statement of intent that will be presented to the Nominations Committee. The
Ballot will be emailed out to the membership for an online vote in July 2018.  If interested in running for
any of the positions below, please email your CV and ballot statement to Lisa Dobson,  Director of
Operations:  by the nominations deadline of May 15, 2018
Call for Nominations