Texas League for Nursing

Call for Nominations

Posted 23 days ago by Terry Ann Douglas

Call for Nominations.  The Nominating Committee is working to prepare a ballot for upcoming elections for TxLN to fill positions that become vacant January 2021.  Please consider  volunteering for one of these positions. Learn more about how your TxLN functions. 
If you would like to be on the ballot or simply have some questions, please contact Dr. Sarah J. Williams as soon possible but no later than Aug 15th, 2020. Email: sarah.williams1947@outlook.com

Specifics related to projected vacancies are below.

 Texas League for Nursing
Descriptions of Positions for 2021 Elections


President-Elect.  The President-Elect shall perform the duties of the President during the President’s absence or inability to act, and shall perform such other duties as are incident to the office of the President-Elect or may be assigned by the Board or these bylaws.

Secretary.  The Secretary shall keep the minutes of all meetings of the Board.  The Secretary shall issue all notices required by statute, by the Certificate of Incorporation/Articles of Incorporation, by these bylaws, or by resolution of the Board.  The Secretary shall perform all duties incident to the office of the Secretary, subject to the control of the Board.

Treasurer. The Treasurer shall have the custody of all funds and securities of the Constituent League.  The Treasurer shall be bonded in such amounts as determined by the Board. The Treasurer may endorse for collection on behalf of the Constituent League, checks, notes, and other orders or obligations for the payment of money.  The Treasurer shall have general responsibility for seeing that funds of the Constituent League are deposited to its credit in banks as the Board may designate.  The Treasurer shall see that only such bills as have been approved or otherwise authorized by the Board or designee are paid.  The Treasurer shall see that full and accurate accounts are kept and audited annually by an internal auditing committee or by a certified public accountant and shall make a financial report to the Board.  The Treasurer shall perform such other duties as may be assigned by the Board.

Director of Education.  Director of Education (DOE).  The Director of Education organizes education events that serve the members of the Texas League for Nursing. Assessment of member needs for education is an invaluable evaluation to ensure the Education  Committee is supporting the membership. The Director of Education is supported by an Education Committee that assists with education events throughout the year.  The DOE shall perform such other duties as may be assigned by the Board.

Director of Nominations.  The Director of Nominations shall prepare the ballot, with input from the Nominations Committee, and submit the prepared slate of officers with a short biography of each nominee, to the Board of Directors.  The Director of Nominations shall chair the elected Nominations Committee.

Sarah J. Williams, PhD, DNP, NPD-BC, CNE, ANEF
Director of Nominations