Call for 2021 Chapter Board Nominations

It’s that time of the year for chapter board call for nominations. Your San Diego-Tijuana Chapter election committee will begin accepting nominations now through May 24 for candidates to serve in the following positions:

  •  President
  • Vice President
  • Financial Officer
  • Secretary 
  • Social Media Manager

Interested? Here’s how you can qualify to appear on the ballot.

  • Make sure you’re a member in good standing as of May 24, which means your dues must be up-to-date. Need to renew? Visit: NAHJ Membership Portal
  • Must show proof
  • All the officer candidates must collect 10 nominations and signatures from NAHJ chapter members in good standing. Regular, Academic, Lifetime members with a regular membership type are eligible to sign and vote for all positions. 
  • Associate members are eligible to run, nominate and vote for positions except for chapter president.
  • Also send a short bio, including your current position

2021 Election Timeline for Chapter Board Elections

May 17th:  Call for Nominations

May 24thDeadline to submit 10 nomination signatures and proof of NAHJ membership in good standing before 11:59 p.m. 

May 25-28th *Vetting process* The Elections Committee will screen candidates 

May 28stDeadline to become a member in good standing and be eligible to vote

May 31stBallot is announced and campaigning begins

June 3rd: Online voting begin (Polls open two weeks before the polls close)

June 17th: Polls close at 5 p.m. ET and results are announced

Please submit your 10 nominations and signatures to our chapter elections chair Carlos Rico at juancarlosrico@sbcglobal.net or with any questions you may have.

Buena Suerta!