Service on the IndyBar Board of Directors provides a valuable opportunity to play a crucial role in the success and future of your local bar association. The nomination period for the 2014 Board of Directors of the Indianapolis Bar Association has now begun with Christine Hayes Hickey of Rubin & Levin PC appointed to chair the effort.
Attorney members are invited to self-nominate or nominate a colleague for a position on the board. Nominations are simple: Either complete the nomination form available at www.indybar.org or submit a letter of interest to the bar office (by fax to 269-1915 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org). Nominations are due September 16, 2013.
The following vacancies exist for the coming year and must be filled by an attorney member:
- 1st Vice President (serves one-year term and will automatically assume the office of President-Elect in 2015)
- Treasurer (two-year term, 2014 and 2015)
- At-Large Member of Board of Managers (five positions, each two-year terms, 2014 and 2015)
- American Bar Association Delegate (two year term, 2014 and 2015)
Previous leadership experience with the Indianapolis Bar Association and/or the Indianapolis Bar Foundation is preferred.
IndyBar members wishing to seek election outside the nominating process may file a petition ballot which is now available at the bar office. To be valid, the petition must be filed by September 16, 2013, and must contain the signatures of at least 50 attorney members of the Indianapolis Bar Association.•