The Call for Nominations for members of the CBA Trust & Estate Section Executive Council is open and remains open through March 15, 2018. Self-nominations are welcome. Each member serves a two-year term and three new members will be elected to begin service on July 1, 2018.
A proposed slate will be sent to Section members by April 1, 2018 via email. The proposed slate (and any alternate slate submitted in accordance with the Section’s Bylaws) will be voted upon at the Section’s Annual Meeting on May 17, 2018. In addition to the three new members of the Executive Council, the Chair, Vice-Chair and Secretary/Treasurer of the Section are nominated and elected at the Section’s Annual Meeting.
If you have any questions, please contact any member of the Nominating Committee:
Kelly Cooper, Chair – Kelly@kdcpc.com
Leia Ursery, Vice Chair – firstname.lastname@example.org
Josie Faix, Secretary/Treasurer – email@example.com
Darla Daniel, Past Chair – firstname.lastname@example.org
Jamie Roth, Section Member appointed by Chair – Jamie@jamierothlaw.com
Lauren Da Cunha, Section Member appointed by Chair – Lauren@dacunhalaw.com
Stan Kent, Section Member appointed by Chair – Stan@skentpc.com
Please submit any nominations to the Chair, Kelly Cooper, at Kelly@kdcpc.com and our Section liaison, Elizabeth Akalin, at email@example.com no later than March 15, 2018.
Per the Section’s Bylaws, the Nominating Committee is to consider the following factors for the members of the Executive Council: (a) recognized diversity criteria, including ethnicity, age, gender, sexual orientation; (b) area of practice, (c) firm size, (d) years in practice, (e) geographic location; (f) need to preserve institutional knowledge; (g) number of persons per law firm; and (h) prior Section involvement.
The Nominating Committee will also make recommendations to the Executive Council for the following positions for next year: Communications Representative; Young Lawyers Representative; Legislative Liaison; and Board of Governors Representative for consideration at the Executive Council’s May meeting. We welcome the Section’s input on these appointments and request that you contact any member of the Nominating Committee or the Executive Council with your comments before the May 17th meeting.