CFA Society Chicago Board of Directors – Nomination Process
To help you better understand the process and requirements necessary for these positions, please review the information below.
Call for Nominations: Board of Directors
What criteria will the Governance and Nominating Committee use to select Board candidates?
What are Board Members responsible for?
Board members are responsible for strategically thinking, planning and evaluating on behalf of the Society. Board members are responsible for participating at board meetings, the Annual Dinner and other CFA Society Chicago events. Also a successful board member will represent the society in strengthening alliances, recruiting new members and building the Board’s development. While CFA Society Chicago staff and volunteers typically execute society programs, the Board is responsible for envisioning the direction and strategy, and evaluating success. Additionally, the chairman and vice chair are expected to travel globally, representing the Society at CFA Institute events.
Can I nominate myself?
Yes. CFA Society Chicago members may nominate themselves for board service by following the same procedures they would use in order to nominate someone else. If you know someone who’d make a great volunteer leader – or if you’re interested in serving, please complete the nomination form.