Nominations: Officers for 2002-2003
addition to inviting nominations for the positions given below,
the Penn Professional Staff Assembly seeks volunteers to serve
on the nominating committee who will review the nominees and present
the slate for election at the open meeting on Mid-May. Volunteers
for this committee should respond to firstname.lastname@example.org
no later than Monday, April 1, 2002.
PPSA is an organization of administrative and technical staff
who serve the teaching, research and business missions of the
University. PPSA accomplishes its mission by providing a forum
where staff can express their opinions; seminars and programs
to broaden and expand staff's background and knowledge; representation
on major University committees; and a supportive network to work
toward achieving the University's goals and objectives and enhancing
professional status of staff.
following positions on the PPSA Executive Board will be available
for the coming year:
The Chairperson is the principal executive officer, who calls
meetings, prepares agendas, presides over meetings, and provides
leadership and representation at the University Council and other
meetings. After one year, the Chair-Elect automatically succeeds
to the office of Chairperson.
Elect: The Vice-Chairperson records the proceedings of the
Executive Committee and also functions as treasurer. After one
year, the Vice-Chair elect automatically succeeds to the office
at Large: Three positions are available. The Members at Large
participate in Executive Board meetings, and can serve on other
members (all monthly paid employees are members automatically)
are asked to self-nominate or submit names for consideration to
no later than Monday, May 6, 2002.
home department and campus extension of the nominee should be
included. A supporting statement can be included, if desired.
The nominating committee will review the names and contact the
nominees. A list of candidates will be prepared and distributed
to the PPSA membership prior to the election.
election will occur during the annual meeting in mid-May 2002.
Exact date and location to be determined.
on the nominating and election process can be directed to email@example.com.
Trish diPietrae, Vice Chair, Penn Professional Staff Assembly