To provide a slate of candidates for election to the AASLD Governing Board and Nominating Committee, and Chair of the Ethics Committee. The Nominating Committee will make preliminary standing committee appointments for consideration by the President-Elect who will make the final appointments and recommend their approval by the Governing Board.
A Councilor, Councilor-at-Large, Secretary, and Treasurer for the AASLD Governing Board, and Chair of the Ethics Committee will be elected from the proposed slates of candidates. These candidates must meet the criteria prescribed in the Nominating Committee Guidelines and Criteria.
The Chair will:
Ten (10) members, each serving a two-year term, except for the Chair who will serve a one-year term. In addition, the President-Elect will serve in an ex-officio capacity for one-year to facilitate the committee’s participation in the standing committee appointment process. Nominating Committee members should reflect the diversity of membership.
The Nominating Committee Chair will serve as liaison to the Governing Board.
The committee reports to the Governing Board and the membership. Written reports shall be submitted to the Governing Board in May of each year. Additionally, the committee reports to the membership at the time of the Annual Meeting.
The committee meets annually in April to complete the slates of candidates and during the Annual Meeting.
Individual committee member expenses are reimbursed in accordance with association policy.
Goal 1.3 Augment workforce recruitment, mentoring, and career development activities.