ISDS Board Election Process
The ISDS Board of Directors are elected by ISDS members for 3-year terms. The election process comprises:
- A nomination period: Members nominate candidates for vacant positions, who then get reviewed by a nomination committee who reviews and selects a final slate of candidates based on eligibility, qualifications, and a desire for a Board that represents the full breadth of membership. The full Board of Directors discusses and approves the final slate.
- A voting period: Members cast their votes and candidates with highest number of votes is invited to serve on the Board.
2017 Board Elections
In 2017, the membership will be voting to replace four Board Members whose terms are expiring. The nomination period for 2017 is open until November 15, 11:59 pm ET. An official ballot will be sent out by early December 2017 to the ISDS Membership for voting.