The Greater Los Angeles
Chapter of Community Associations Institute invites nominations for
available seats on its board of directors. The deadline for nominations
is 2:00 p.m. on Monday, September 9, 2013. Please read about the requirements
and qualifications for board service below. If you would like to be considered
for placement on the ballot, please follow the instructions below.
The term is for three (3) years to begin in January 2014. Four
board seats are available; one must be filled by a Community Association
Manager Member. The election will be held on Wednesday, November 20, in
conjunction with the Educational Luncheon.
The Board’s 13 members are responsible for the Chapter’s policy
and governance and reflect CAI’s multi-disciplinary membership with at
least two (2) Community Association Volunteer Leaders; three (3) Community
Association Managers or Management Company representatives; three (3) Business
Partners; and five (5) At-Large Members. Furthermore, no one representation
group may comprise more than 50% of the board. To ensure there is
equitable representation on the Board, only one representative (including
principals and employees) from a member firm, association, company, or
organization is eligible to run for, or sit on, the Board at any one time.
Board service requires a commitment to attend at least 10
Currently the 2013 Board of Directors consists of six (6)
Business Partners; five (5) Community Association Managers; and two (2)
Community Association Volunteer Leaders. The 2014 board will include the
following continuing members from 2013 (excluding board members who may be
re-elected): three (3) Business Partners; four (4) Community
Association Managers; and two (2) Community Association Volunteer
regularly scheduled meetings each year as well as an ability to perform
additional Chapter service each month and attend the majority of Chapter
events. Furthermore, only Chapter members in good standing are eligible
for nomination to the Board of Directors.
Candidates eligible for election to the Board of Directors
should 1) have been Chapter members in good standing for at least two (2)
years; 2) be regular attendees at Chapter events; and 3) have served on a
Chapter committee or otherwise served consistently as a speaker at Chapter
programs or contributor of articles to Focus Magazine.
Candidates should also have a
demonstrable record of both leadership ability and an ability to work with
candidates should have performed successfully on their own association’s board
and attended or participated in CAI-sponsored education programs.
interested in serving on the Chapter’s Board must submit a brief biography and
50 words describing why they would like to be a Director and what valuable
qualities and talents they would bring to the Board as a Director, ensuring
receipt in the Chapter office no later than 2:00 p.m. on Monday, September 9,
Download application in Quick Tools Box below.
The Nominating Committee will determine if you
meet the basic qualifications. If all is in order, your name will be
placed on the ballot.