Nominations and Elections

Nominations for AIAA Directors Now Being Accepted

Nominations Due 12 July 2019

The AIAA Council of Directors Nominating Committee (CNC), will compile a list of potential nominees for the open Director positions on the AIAA Council of Directors.  This list will include nominees who will be selected to go to the next step of competency review and interview held by the CNC.  The CNC will select specific candidates for the open Director positions who will be voted on by the AIAA membership.  The final slate of candidates will be publicized by December 2019 for the election that will be held January/February 2020.

Nominations are being accepted for Regional, Integration and Outreach, and Technical Group Directors for term beginning May 2020-2023. AIAA members may nominate members qualified for the open position by submitting a nomination no later than 1800 hrs EDT, 12 July 2019. 

Regions coordinate the activities of geographically related Sections to facilitate cooperative efforts between the various geographical areas.  A Regional Director shall lead each Region. The voting members who belong to that region shall elect the Regional Director for that region. The Regional Director for each group shall be a member of the Regional Engagement Activities Division (READ) as well as a delegate to the Council of Directors. The term for Regional Directors shall be three years and there shall be a limit of the Regional Director serving two consecutive terms.  Nominations are being accepted for:

Integration and Outreach Groups coordinate the activities of related Integration and Outreach Committees to facilitate cooperative efforts between the various professional areas. An Integration and Outreach Group Director shall lead each Integration and Outreach Group. All voting members shall elect the Integration and Outreach Directors. The Integration and Outreach Director for each group shall be a member of the Integration and Outreach Activities Division (IOD) as well as a delegate to the Council of Directors. The term for Integration and Outreach Group Directors shall be three years and there shall be a limit of the Integration and Outreach Group Director serving two consecutive terms.  Nominations are being accepted for:

Technical Groups coordinate the activities of related Technical Committees to facilitate cooperative efforts between the various technical disciplines.  A Technical Director shall lead each Technical Group. The voting members who belong to that group shall elect the Technical Director for that group. The Technical Director for each group shall be a member of the Technical Activities Division (TAD) as well as a delegate to the Council of Directors. The term for Technical Directors shall be three years and there shall be a limit of the Technical Director serving two consecutive terms. Nominations are being accepted for:

To nominate an AIAA member in good standing for the open positions on the AIAA Council of Directors, please submit the nominee’s Bio and/or CV, history of AIAA activities and/or engagement with other professional societies, and a statement from the nominee of willingness and ability to serve if elected.
Nominations are due no later than 1800 hrs EDT, 12 July 2019.

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Nomination and election-related questions contact Christopher Horton, AIAA Governance Secretary, 703.264.7561 or chrish@aiaa.org.