TFAA Board of Directors and Advisory Board Candidates Form

If you would like to be a candidate for the TFAA Board of Directors or the TFAA Advisory Board, please complete the following form.

CANDIDATE INFORMATION

POSITION INTERESTED: Check One

10 Advisory Board Members: (2-Year Staggered Terms)
Advisory Board Athletes, agents, coaches and events Directors *Must be TFAA Members

4 Professional Athletes (1 International Professional Athlete)2 Independent Persons (Elected by Board)2 Professional Athlete Coaches1 Event Director1 AgentNone

**Advisory Board Role – Strategic planning ideas and assistance with crisis management
***Advisory Board – Meets 3 times a year alone and 2 times with TFAA Board
****Advisory Board does not vote on TFAA policy decisions

7 Board Members: (2-Year Staggered Terms)

3 Professional Athletes (not AAC Officers)**3 Professional Athlete Alternates ***1 Professional Athlete Representative2 Independent Individuals (no track connections, Elected by Board)1 Athlete Professional Representative Alternate1 Event Director1 Event Director AlternateNone

**Athletes on Board: One from each event group (Sprints-Mid Distance/Jumps & Throws/LDR-RW), and not from same team.
***Athlete Alternates: Elected from event groups and must be different gender and event from Board Member.
****Independents on Board: Elected by Incumbent Board and has no business relationship or connections with sport of track and field.

Previous volunteer experiences, affiliations or organizations, especially positions of leadership (e.g. Professional, civic etc. if any):

1. NOMINATION DEADLINE: Candidates Declare (in writing) and Candidate Statements (in writing) - Due by March 23, 2018, at 10 PM ET
2. DEADLINE TO BE MEMBER, in order to vote, is March 31, 2018 (11:59 PM ET)
3. ELECTION ONLINE DATE: April 3 & 4, 2018
4. NEW BOARD INSTALLATION & FIRST JOINT BOARD ADVISORY BOARD MEETING (via Telephone Conference) – April 18, 2018

GENERAL INFORMATION

*All meetings are by Telephone Conference
Board & Advisory Board Elections – (Must be TFAA Member to be Candidate and to vote)

Membership Special – TFAA members registering before March 31, 2018, will receive 2 year membership for price of one-year!

Candidates Declare (in writing) and Candidate Statements (in writing) – Due by March 23, 2018, at 10 PM ET

Deadline to be Member – (in order to vote) is March 31, 2018 at 11:59 PM ET

Elections Online – on April 3 & 4, 2018 [1]

New Board Installation & First Joint Board Advisory Board Meeting (via Telephone Conference) – April 18

[1] Incumbent TFAA Board elects all Independent Members of Board and Advisory Board Members. Some new and Advisory Board Members will serve only one-year to stagger terms. Board members can self-select a one-year term, otherwise, a one-year term will be determined by random drawing.