Board Nominations and Elections

Serve on the WAESOL Board in 2024

Positions Open for Election/Re-election: 
  • President Elect (serve as President Elect in 2024, President in 2025, Past President in 2026)
  • Treasurer (2-year term)
  • Recording Secretary (2-year term)
  • 2 Members-at-Large (2-year terms)
Click here for more information about board member roles and duties.
View 2024 Board Candidates’ bios.

Important 2023 Election Dates:

  • September 18th:  Nominations open. Log-in to your WAESOL account to submit your nomination.  You will need to provide a short biography (150 words).
  • November 17th:  Nominations Close
  • November 21st:  Elections open electronically to membership
  • November 27th:  Elections close
  • January 1st, 2023:  New Board Member terms begin

As a team of professionals from all over Washington, we believe in working to advance the field of teaching English to speakers of other languages.  If you are a WAESOL member living or working in Washington or within 100 miles of the state boundaries and want to work with us, we encourage you to run for office. Develop your leadership and service, meet new people, and have a great time, too!

General Information

WAESOL seeks from its membership volunteers to serve on the WAESOL Board starting January 1st of each year.  

Board members are required to attend 4 meetings each year and participate in planning for and implementing the annual conference.  As a working board, there are also several committees on which to serve as a member of the board.  

Requirements:

  • Must be a current WAESOL member at the time of the election and throughout the term of the position.  (Become a member or renew your membership by visiting the membership page.)
  • Must work or reside in Washington State or within 100 miles of the state border upon election to the Board.
  • Any Board member involved with finances may be subject to a background check.

Responsibilities for each position are posted HERE

To nominate yourself, log-in using the email associated with your WAESOL membership.  You will need to include a 150 word bio (in the third person) that will be posted online and shared with WAESOL members during the election.  

Submit your nomination to serve on the 2024-2025 Board with this link. 

Voting takes place in November of each year.  Current members receive a link via email to vote.