Board Election Results – Board Communique (Winter 2013)
Monday, February 11, 2013
Posted by: Natalia Gromov
Highlights from the
Board’s January Meeting!
On behalf of NAQC’s Board of Directors, I would like to extend
greetings to all of you!
The second meeting of the Board for the 2012/2013 year was held by
teleconference on January 30. The agenda included review and monitoring on a
number of NAQC governance policies (including conflict of interest),
presentation of the CEO’s reports on financial planning and fundraising; a
report from this year’s Nomination Committee; and a discussion on the future of
Call for Candidates
for the Board!
Work is underway to identify candidates for this year’s election
of the Board of Directors. Three positions on the Board are open. I would like
to encourage you to please review the Call for Candidates, recently distributed by the Nomination
Committee, and ask that you submit names of those you would like to represent
you on the Board. Each year, we receive over a dozen highly qualified candidate
names from the membership. This level of member involvement makes it possible
to have a high-functioning Board that is truly representative of the
For a complete list of all NAQC Board members and to learn more about the
Board, please visit the Board of Directors page on the NAQC Web site.
The Future of Quitlines!
Work continues on developing an issue paper for the membership on
the critical topic, the Future
of Quitlines. Staff and Board discussed progress on the paper at
the January Board meeting. We anticipate having a draft paper before the next
Board meeting in April. I look forward to sharing the draft paper with you and
hearing your feedback.
If you have any questions or comments, please email me at Board@NAQuitline.org.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the Board,