Call for Candidate Recommendations for the 2025 STC Election

2025 Call for Candidate Recommendations

Are you interested in serving STC in an elected office? Do you know someone who would be a perfect candidate? If so, the Nominating Committee wants to hear from you. We are seeking candidates to run in the 2025 STC election for the following roles on the STC Board of Directors and Nominating Committee:

  • Director (six positions)
  • Nominating Committee Member (two positions)

For more information about each position and the election process, see the STC Election page.

Serving as an STC board member is a chance to leverage professional skills to lead a not-for-profit organization and to help ensure that the Society continues providing members with strong opportunities and services. Candidates should be experienced working at a strategic level, comfortable making decisions collaboratively, and focused on outcomes. All board candidates must be regular or senior STC members in good standing for at least three years at time of consideration for candidacy. See the Director section of the Positions to Be Elected page for more information.

Serving on the Nominating Committee provides an opportunity to help shape the future of the Society by identifying leaders to run for elected office. Candidates for the Nominating Committee should have an extensive network of STC members across the Society, be good judges of character and leadership potential, and have a solid understanding of how the Board works to lead STC’s strategy. All Nominating Committee candidates must be regular or senior STC members in good standing for at least one year at time of consideration for candidacy.. See the Nominating Committee section of the Positions to Be Elected page for more information.

To recommend yourself or a colleague for any open role, fill in the Election Candidate Recommendation Form no later than 31 August.

Note that members who are recommended by others do not automatically become candidates. Once the forms are received, the Nominating Committee will contact all prospects to confirm their interest. Once confirmed, interested prospects will complete a screening process that will help the committee determine the preliminary and final slates for the 2025 election.

Thank you from your 2024-2025 Nominating Committee:

  • Joana Donovan
  • Rachel Houghton
  • Zohra Mutabanna
  • Kelly Smith
  • Tim Esposito

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