National Consumer Advisory Board Leadership Nominations 2016

Please complete the form below to nominate yourself or a colleague for a leadership position with the National Consumer Advisory Board (NCAB). If you are nominating someone other than yourself, keep in mind that certain fields must be completed by the nominee; NCAB suggests the nominator complete his or her portion and forward the saved document to the nominee for completion.

Nominees should return their completed forms by email to kcavanaugh@nhchc.org no later than Friday, February 12, 2016. For questions, please contact Katherine Cavanaugh, Consumer Advocate at kcavanaugh@nhchc.org or (443) 703 – 1320.

If a nominee does not have email access, please seek help within the community to sign up for one or contact Katherine for assistance. Having an email address is a requirement of an NCAB leadership position as most communication happens through email.

Steering Committee members are expected to contribute to NCAB projects through attendance on 75% of the monthly conference calls and responses to 75% of requests for feedback (amounting to around 2 hours per week). Regional Representatives are required to attend 50% of calls and keep in contact with their regions. Regional Reps are non-voting members of the Steering Committee.

 

Open Positions Include:

  • Chair (2 Year Term)
  • Co-Chair (2 Year Term)
  • Member at Large (2 Year Term)
  • Member at Large (1 Year Term)
  • Regional Representative 1 and 2 ( Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New York, New Jersey, and Delaware)
  • Regional Representative 5 and 7 (Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Missouri, Nebraska, and Kansas.)
  • Regional Representative 6 and 8 (Louisiana, Texas, Arkansas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Colorado, Utah, Wyoning, Montana, North Dakota, and South Dakota.)

 

 

2016 NCAB Leadership Nomination

    Please note that Steering Committee Members are expected to make at least 75% of all monthly NCAB calls held at 3:30pm ET on the third Wednesday of each month; 50% for Regional Reps. Nominees should expect to devote two hours each week towards NCAB activities.
    Join NCAB and the National Health Care for the Homeless Council for free at www.nhchc.org/about/membership/individual-members/.
  • If the nominee does not have an email address, please seek help in the community to sign up for one or contact Katherine Cavanaugh at kcavanaugh@nhchc.org. Having an email address is a requirement of an NCAB leadership position as most communication happens through email.
  • Please describe in 300 words or less your experience as a consumer, your involvement with agency decision making or governance, and the contribution you feel you could make to the work of the National Consumer Advisory Board. Please note: You may provide additional letters of support or references to provide the nominating committee with additional information to support your nomination and to enhance the committee's understanding of your potential contributions, those letters can be sent to Katherine Cavanaugh at kcavanaugh@nhchc.org. NCAB will also contact you for an informal interview.
  • Tell us why you believe the above-named nominee would make a valuable addition to the NCAB leadership team.