Elections to the Board
Important Election 2019 Dates
Sept. 13-23 Nomination of Directors.
Oct. 4. Announcement of slate of Directors up for election.
Fri. Oct 11 Email is sent to all members linked to the online election poll.
Sun. Oct 20 Link to the online election poll is closed.
Thur. Oct 24 New Board members are announced.
The slate of Directors for the IAF election in October 2019 is:
Secretary of the Board
- Rachel Song-Yeon Kim, Korea; Benjamin Yaw Manu, Ghana; V. Narasimhan (Narsi), India.
Director of Conferences and Global Events
- Paul Nunesdea, Spain; Cythia Pace, USA; Heejae Yoo, Korea.
Director of Marketing
- Jeffer London, Belgium.
Director of Communications
- Gary Austin, UK.
Regional Director for Europe and the Middle East
- Celeste Brito, Portugal.
Regional Director for Canada
- Rebecca Sutherns, Canada.
Regional Director for Asia
- Farah, Ismail, India
Regional Director for Latin America and the Caribbean
- Gilliam Chambers, Jamaica
Regional Director for Oceania
- Megan Ross, Australia
The Elections Process
Directors are elected by the Association's membership by means of an electronic vote. All members in good standing receive an email with a unique link to the elections platform on October 11, 2019.
The process adhered to the policies and procedures described in the IAF Bylaws.
For more information about this year's nominations or elections, please contact the 2019 Nominating Committee at firstname.lastname@example.org