Call for Nominations

The AAfPE Board of Directors is seeking nominations for the position of President-Elect and for Honorary Membership. All nominations and candidate forms are due no later than August 1, 2019. Before nominating someone for the office of President-Elect, please be sure they are from an Institutional Member school and agree to run. Self-recommendations are also welcome! For more information on the qualifications for honorary membership, visit https://www.aafpe.org/membership#HonoraryMembership.

Process

  • Complete the online nomination form.
  • Upon completion of the nomination form, you will receive a confirmation email with a link to the candidate information form. Please forward to the nominee or, if self-nominating, also complete the candidate information form.
    • If you nominate someone for honorary membership, you will be asked to upload your letter of recommendation on institution letterhead. 
  • The information you share on the candidate information form will be distributed to the membership so that they will know why you are seeking this position, what qualifications make you a good candidate and your vision for AAfPE.  

Selection Timetable

  • August 1: Deadline to receive completed nomination and candidate information forms as well as letters of recommendation for honorary membership
  • August 12: AAfPE Board of Directors votes on honorary membership
  • September 10: Election slate distributed to AAfPE membership (office of President-Elect)
  • October 15: Individual proxies due
  • November 8: Elections (38th National Conference in Detroit, Michigan)

Regardless of how long you have been a part of AAfPE or involved in paralegal education, please consider running for a position on the board. Here is your opportunity to not only to help lead AAfPE, but to contribute and be part of important decision-making processes that impact paralegal and legal studies education and the profession as a whole. It is also your opportunity to honor someone who has had an unforgettable influence on paralegal education.

Please don't hesitate to contact me if you have any questions. I will be happy to answer any questions about serving on the board, or what the position entails. I look forward to being able to vote for YOU in November!

Sincerely,
Kye Haymore
AAfPE Immediate Past President and Nominations Chair