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NASABA 2013 ELECTIONS INFORMATION

March 26, 2013

Dear NASABA Member:

Today, the North American South Asian Bar Association (“NASABA”), pursuant to Article 5, Section 4 of the Amended and Restated Bylaws (as further amended by the attached resolution, the “By-Laws”) is initiating the process for elections of its 2013-2014 NASABA Officers.

Nina Varughese (SABA Philadelphia) is serving as the Election Commissioner.

The 2013-2014 officer positions open for nomination are as follows:

* President-Elect;
* VP-Memberships;
* VP-Public Relations;
* VP-Affiliate Relationships;
* VP-Community Outreach;
* VP-Sponsorship and Development;
* Secretary; and
* Treasurer.

For descriptions of their responsibilities, please review Article V of the By-Laws by clicking here to be redirected to the Bylaws page on the NASABA website.

The instructions and timeline for the elections are below.

NOMINATIONS:
Effective immediately, the Election Commissioner will begin taking nominations for the above Executive Committee (“EC”) positions. In order to be eligible to serve as an officer of the Association, a nominee must be (i) a current or past member of the Board of NASABA; (ii) a current or past president of a NASABA chapter; (iii) a current or past chairperson of a standing committee of NASABA; (iv) a current or past chairperson of a standing section of NASABA; (v) a current or past co-chairperson of NASABA’s annual convention; or (vi) a current or past chairperson of a standing subcommittee formed in connection with NASABA’s annual convention. (By-Laws, Article 5, Section 4(c)(1)).

Please e-mail the Election Commissioner (elections@nasaba.com) with your nominations using one of the links below:
Click here to download a Word version of the Nomination Form
Click here to download a PDF version of the Nomination Form

All nominations must be received by the Election Commissioner on Friday, April 12, 2013, at 5 p.m. (EST). The Election Commissioner will then circulate ballots.

ELECTION BALLOTS:
Election ballots will be mailed to the entire Board and the current EC on Monday, April 15, 2013. Each member of the Board and current EC is entitled to vote. (By-Laws, Article 5, Section 4(e)).

Ballots must be returned to the Election Commissioner on or before Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 5 p.m. (EST).

ELECTION RESULTS:
The Election Commissioner will announce the 2013-2014 Officers on Tuesday, April 30, 2013.

Sincerely,

Nina Varughese
2013 NASABA Election Commissioner
North American South Asian Bar Association

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