Information on USITT's Election Process & Nominating Committee
Nominations are now Open
Deadline to nominate is February 22, 2017
The Nominations Committee meets during the Annual Conference & Stage Expo each year to select candidates for USITT Board of Directors. These positions are described fully in the organization’s Bylaws.
The committee's charge is to develop a slate of qualified candidates for USITT's leadership. The committee is chaired by the Secretary and includes designated representatives from the Board of Directors and a diverse cross-section of the membership. Current Nominations Committee members may be found here.
The Election Process
The election process spans the entire year. The major steps and dates of the cycle are:
||Nomination process opens for the next year cycle
||Deadline for nominations from members
||Nominations Committee reviews potential candidates
|April - June
||Candidates are contacted
||Slate announced and petitions for additions accepted
||Electronic ballots are available online
||Election results announced
The Nominations Committee welcomes nominations from members between December and March of each year.
After the slate has been announced, members may petition to add names to the ballot. Please contact USITT Secretary of petition information. Petitions for the current cycle must be received by September 1.
More information about the Nomination Committee and the election process can be obtained through the Secretary or by contacting the USITT Office.