Spring 2013:

Nominating Committee begins outreach to League leaders across the country to solicit nominations for LWVUS Board and Nominating Committee.

LWVUS Board Members and Nominating Committee members attend League conventions where possible to meet and observe League leaders.

June 2013:

Nominating Committee participates in LWVUS Council to report on progress and to solicit nominations.

Summer – Fall 2013:

Continue contact with League leaders to solicit nominations.

***  September 30, 2013: Postmark deadline for recommendations  ***

October 2013:

Nominating Committee contacts all recommended nominees to request additional information, including references and a resume.

***  November 15, 2013: Postmark deadline for nominee information  ***

November 2013 – January 20114:

Nominating Committee reviews nominee information, interviews nominees and nominee references via telephone.

February, 2014:

Nominating Committee holds retreats to assemble slate of 4 officers, 8 directors and 3 off-Board Nominating Committee members for 2014-2016.  All nominees are notified of the results.

Spring 2014:

Nominating Committee formally submits the slate to LWVUS Board which, in turn, informs all League members.

Nominees submit photo and bio for inclusion in Convention workbook.

June 2014:

Nominees for Officers, Board and Nominating Committee attend Convention in Dallas.

Nominating Committee chair presents slate to the plenary session at Convention in Dallas.

Nominating Committee hosts “Meet the Candidates” session (including any nominees from the floor).

Outgoing Nominating Committee meets with incoming Nominating Committee in a debriefing session.

LWVUS President appoints two current or former board members to serve on the new Nominating Committee.