Region 3 Elections 2018

The Region 3 steering committee is seeking qualified and motivated individuals to assist in three priority areas in the region. Those interested in these positions may self-nominate by emailing an interest statement to the Region Chair, Jeff Elliott, at jeff@utk.edu . If you would like to nominate another individual, please contact that person directly and invite to submit directly. Selections will be made and the new chairs contacted by mid-August.

Membership Chair

This position will assist in the development of outreach materials for each state in the region and will assist the region chair in strategies for increasing regional membership. This position will require regular contact with all state liaisons.

Diversity and Inclusion Chair

This position will work with the steering committee to create intentional inclusive practices within the region and will lead efforts within our region to promote the principles of equity and respect of advising professionals across the vast array of intersections of identity. The first charge for this position will be to develop a long-range plan, including the outline of the position itself as a support role for the region. Will serve as a consultant to conference committee chairs for conference program topics. This position description will be reviewed and updated by the D&I Chair and Region 3 steering committee.

Budget Chair

This position will work closely with the region chair to assist in budget oversight and strategies for future budget planning. This person may also be called on to make arrangements for material purchases for conferences and regional committee meetings.

Jeff Elliot
Region 3 Chair

This Region holds elections for the steering committee on a rotating basis.  

When it is time for elections: 

1.  Nominations/applications will be solicited.

2.  Bios and platforms will be posted here.

3. Electronic ballots will go out to the state or region membership.

NOTE: The Region Chair is elected every two years through the Association election system.