The Nominations and Election Committee is currently accepting nominations for the slate of officer candidates in TPHA’s 2020 election. If you are interested in being a candidate or know someone who is qualified, please contact Rebekah English at Rebekah.English@tn.gov. Deadline to submit nominations is June 30. Nominations are needed for the following positions:

President-elect

The person elected to this position serves on TPHA’s board of directors for three years: 1st year as president-elect, 2nd year as president, 3rd year as past-president. This year’s candidates are from the Middle Grand Division. Qualifications include proven leadership and networking skills, experience hiring and managing staff/teams, and working knowledge of strategic planning, advocacy, and fundraising. Experience serving on nonprofit boards preferred.

Vice Presidents, one each for East, Middle, and West

The persons elected to these positions will serve as voting members of TPHA’s board of directors for one year. Qualifications include proven leadership skills, organizing and managing teams, and experience planning events, workshops and/or large-scale meetings. Experience serving on nonprofit boards preferred. Eligible candidates are from the grand division for which they are applying.

Board Representatives Middle Grand Division (two positions)

The two people elected to these positions will serve as voting members of TPHA’s board of directors for three-year terms. Eligible candidates are from the Middle Grand Division. Qualifications include a working knowledge of public health issues and strong network of organizations doing public health work throughout the middle portion of Tennessee.

For questions or more information, please contact Rebekah English, Chair, Nominations and Election Committee at Rebekah.English@tn.gov