2017 Board Members Nominations

Election Timeline
Oct 1st: Call for Nominations
Oct 1st-Oct 14th: Nominations Open
Nov 1st: Ballots Sent Out​
Nov 1st-Nov 14th: Voting 
Nov 14th: Ballots Close
Nov 24th​: Winners Notified

President: 2 Year Term

  • Oversee SHIMA Activities

  • Coordinate educational workshops

  • Develop leaders within SHIMA

  • Time Commitment: 4 hours a month

  • Eligible for re-election at the end of the 2 year term

 

Vice President: 1 Year

  • Act as Student Outreach Coordinator for SHIMA

  • Assist in twice annual scholarship process

  • Assist in coordinating educational workshops

  • Time Commitment: 4 hours a month

  • Eligible for re-election at the end of a 1 year term

 

Treasurer: 1 Year​​

  • Assist in twice annual scholarship process

  • Manage check-in table at SHIMA workshops

  • Pay SHIMA bills, business licenses, and reimbursements

  • Time Commitment: 3 hours a month

  • Eligible for re-election at the end of a 1 year term

 

Secretary: 1 Year

  • Update SHIMA website with workshop and scholarship information

  • Send correspondence to SHIMA members

  • Record and distribute SHIMIA monthly meeting minutes

  • Time Commitment: 4 hours a month

  • Eligible for re-election at the end of a 1 year term

Take advantage of an excellent opportunity to serve in a significant way!

If not you, then perhaps you know someone who is qualified to take a leadership position. We are growing and we’re looking for motivated, enthusiastic volunteers to continue the progress we have made.

Open Positions for 2017 Board

How do I apply?

Submit a completed Nomination form using the link above for you or someone else. All nominees will be asked to submit a 600 character statement for ballots. 

What is required? 

A few hours a month, an eagerness to grow and have some fun with other HIM Students and Professionals.

I don’t have any experience…

All newly elected board members will have a mentor. Your mentor or mentors will have experience in your role and be by your side for the first 6 months to help integrate you to SHIMA. No previous experience is necessary.

What's in it for me?

The opportunity to practice real life leadership, management, and organization skills. Build your professional network and bolster your resume.

 

Can I run with another person?

Yes, this election cycle SHIMA is encouraging new candidates to run alongside a peer or classmate. Share the responsibilities and work together.

I am a student...do I qualify?

Yes you do. Students and professionals are all encouraged to apply. No Credential or certification is required. 

FAQs

*All roles will be responsible for attending monthly 90 minute board meetings as well as quarterly workshops. Both are held outside of business hours and are not included in the estimated time commitment noted above. 

SHIMA
P.O. Box 95264
Seattle, WA

98145