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AACE Launches Call for Nominations

by Charity Quick | Aug 01, 2018

AACE launches the call for members to apply for open positions on the Board of Directors and to serve on the Membership Board as a Regional Director. We are looking for leaders interested in furthering our mission and to help lead the Association. There are seven open positions: President Elect, Vice President Administration, Director Region 3, Director Region 5, Director Region 6, Director Region 8 and Director Region 10. The President Elect and Vice President Administration will serve on the Board of Directors and the Executive Committee. The Regional Directors will serve on the Membership Board.

Interested parties should complete the online nomination form. You can self-nominate or nominate another person. All nominations will be submitted to the Nominating Committee for review. The Nominating Committee is charged with developing a slate of candidates to be put forward to the membership. Please go here to self-nominate, nominate another person, read position descriptions, etc.

There are substantial benefits to serving as a volunteer leader within AACE which include:

  • Playing a key role in shaping the profession
  • Enhancing the value AACE brings to membership and the community
  • Exchanging ideas and networking with other volunteer leaders

The Nominating Committee has identified desired attributes that will be part of the selection process. Applicants should possess:

  • Demonstrated leadership and involvement with AACE
  • Recognized leader in the cost engineering community
  • Relevant expertise in the disciplines of organizational management
  • Positive leadership attributes, emotional intelligence, ability to collaborate effectively and engage in debate when needed
  • Commitment to participate in 2-3 board meetings per year plus several virtual meetings
  • Visionary and strategic thinker with an ability to influence

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