Call for 2015-2016 Board of Directors Nominations Written 16 June 2015

Nominating Period for 2015–2016 AIAA Board of Directors Now Open

The 2015–2016 AIAA Nominating Committee will meet in early September to review nominees and select candidates to partici­pate in the Board of Directors (BoD) Election to fill the following vacancies by election in 2016:

  • Vice President-Elect, Member Services
  • Vice President-Elect, Technical Activities
  • Director–Technical, Information Systems Group
  • Director–Technical, Propulsion and Energy Group
  • Director–Region IV
  • Director–Region V
  • Director–Region VII
  • Director–At-Large
  • Director–International

AIAA BoD Duties Highlights
Details to keep in mind when running for the Board of Directors:

  • Volunteer Board service (commitment to attend 3–4 meetings per year in person)
  • Need employer time and travel commitment
  • Support Institute mission and vision
  • Provide strategic discussion and input when required
  • Duty to protect assets and exercise fiduciary prudence
  • Serve in BoD leadership or support capacity as required
  • Be vigilant of the aerospace landscape and identify business opportunities for the Institute
  • Support AIAA Executive Director and staff as appropriate

AIAA members may submit themselves or other members qualified for the chosen position as nominees by submitting a nomination through the AIAA website no later than 2100 hrs EDT on Friday, 21 August.. Nominations open 9 June 2015.