January 28, 2020

Seeking Austin Bar Board Nominations

Interested in running for a leadership positing as an officer or on the Board of Directors? Email resume and desired position to DeLaine Ward by Wed. Feb. 26.

Officer positions are one-year terms; director positions are for two years. Nominees for the office of president-elect shall have served at least two years on the Board of Directors prior to assuming office.

Nominations will be reviewed by the Austin Bar’s Nominating Committee. The number of candidates to be nominated for each position shall be left to the discretion of a majority of the Nominating Committee. The Nominating Committee’s decision will be announced on or before Monday, March 16. Any qualified member not receiving the nomination of the committee may be included on the ballot by submitting a written petition signed by 75 members of the Austin Bar. Such written petitions must be submitted by Thursday, April 9.

Voting shall be conducted via electronic ballot and at the annual meeting of the Austin Bar membership at the Bench Bar Conference on Friday, May 1.

If you have questions about the nomination or election process, contact DeLaine Ward.