Call for Nominations

The Governance Committee is seeking nominations for the 2020 Board of Directors election. As a board director, you will help shape the policies and positions of AMCHP, represent your Title V peers from across the country, ensure the future viability and financial stability of the organization, work directly with federal partners, and gain leadership experience in a national association.

The following upcoming vacancies are now open for nominations as of August 1, 2019, for elections to be held in January 2019. 

Nominations will remain open from August 1, 2019, through September 30, 2019, unless further notice is provided.

AMCHP member delegates are encouraged to consider applying. Your help is needed to fill these important positions! Thank you in advance for your interest, ongoing support and representation of your state or region.

REGION II [NJ, NY, PR, VI]

Determine policies, procedures, and regulations for the conduct of AMCHP; ensure the necessary resources, both financial and other, for the operation of AMCHP and its programs; monitor organization performance; and represent the interests and needs of MCH programs in your region. 

We are currently seeking nominations from your region to fill this vacancy. Only current delegates from Region II are eligible for this position. This is a full-term regional director position (March 2020 - the close of the 2023 AMCHP Conference). Elected candidates will be eligible for up to one (1) additional full-term election if interested.

REGION III [DE, DC, MD, PA, VA, WV]

Determine policies, procedures, and regulations for the conduct of AMCHP; ensure the necessary resources, both financial and other, for the operation of AMCHP and its programs; monitor organization performance; and represent the interests and needs of MCH programs in your region. 

We are currently seeking nominations from your region to fill this vacancy. Only current delegates from Region III are eligible for this position. This is a full-term regional director position (March 2020 - the close of the 2023 AMCHP Conference). Elected candidates will be eligible for up to one (1) additional full-term election if interested.

REGION V [IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, WI]

Determine policies, procedures, and regulations for the conduct of AMCHP; ensure the necessary resources, both financial and other, for the operation of AMCHP and its programs; monitor organization performance; and represent the interests and needs of MCH programs in your region. 

We are currently seeking nominations from your region to fill this vacancy. Only current delegates from Region V are eligible for this position. This is a full-term regional director position (March 2020 - the close of the 2023 AMCHP Conference). Elected candidates will be eligible for up to one (1) additional full-term election if interested.

REGION VII [IA, MO, NE, KS]

Determine policies, procedures, and regulations for the conduct of AMCHP; ensure the necessary resources, both financial and other, for the operation of AMCHP and its programs; monitor organization performance; and represent the interests and needs of MCH programs in your region. 

We are currently seeking nominations from your region to fill this vacancy. Only current delegates from Region VII are eligible for this position. This is a full-term regional director position (March 2020 - the close of the 2023 AMCHP Conference). Elected candidates will be eligible for up to one (1) additional full-term election if interested.

Family Representative

We are currently actively seeking nominations from ALL regions to fill this vacancy. Only regular members and current delegates who are family liaisons to Title V programs are eligible for this position. This is a full-term family representative position (March 2020 - the close of the 2023 AMCHP Conference). Elected candidates will be eligible for up to one (1) additional full-term election if interested.

This process will remain open through September 30, 2019. Once a candidate(s) is identified, the AMCHP Governance Committee will subsequently conduct telephone interviews with candidates, and the AMCHP full voting membership will vote through a virtual election process. 

Step 1: Download and fill out the Blank Candidate Questionnaire.

Step 2Send nomination questionnaires to Nikeisha Ogletree, AMCHP Associate Director of Human Resources and Administration (NOgletree@amchp.org). Please include the nominee's name, title, agency or affiliation, address, phone, fax, and e-mail. Nominees must be AMCHP Delegates (as designated by their Title V MCH program member and CSHCN program member) whose membership is in good standing. To verify membership status, contact Shelsia Boone (SBoone@amchp.org), Membership and Meetings Associate. Please obtain permission from nominees before submitting their name. All nominations are due by September 30, 2019.  

For more information, please contact Nikeisha Ogletree, AMCHP Associate Director of Human Resources and Administration, at NOgletree@amchp.org.