Statement of Purpose
The Nominating Committee of the Southwest Section of the United States Tennis Association (USTA) invites you to submit an application for the USTA Southwest Nominating Committee. The term of service is two years commencing on Jan. 1, 2020, and ending on Dec. 31, 2021.
Applications must be completed and submitted electronically no later than midnight PST, August 23, 2019. Once completed, the applications will be submitted to the Nominating Committee.
The Nominating Committee may seek feedback from individuals familiar with an applicant’s performance in the roles listed on the application.
Application Process: All applications will be submitted electronically.
All positions all volunteer.
DUTY AND GOALS OF THE 2020-21 NOMINATING COMMITTEE:
The Nominating Committee shall make one nomination for each of the following positions and shall submit names of nominees on the slate pursuant to the terms set forth in SWS Bylaws to be voted on by the SWS Membership at the Annual Meeting of the Membership in odd numbered years.
· Nominating Committee members: The committee shall select one nominee for the Chairperson of the Nominating Committee for the next term from among the current Regional Members of the committee and shall select qualified nominees from Southern Arizona (SAZ), Greater El Paso (GEPTA), Northern New Mexico (NNM) and Northern Arizona (NAZ).
· Every effort should be made to select highly qualified individuals for all positions on the slate; and to achieve the best possible Regional balance on the Board and Nominating Committee.
Review of Process
The Nominating Committee will review all candidate applications. This is a competitive process. Following a review of the applications, candidates may be requested to participate in a telephonic or in-person interview. The selection process is based on many factors.
All applicants will be notified regarding the status of their candidacy no later than the end of September 2019. Nominees selected for the slate will be notified by phone by a member of the Nominating Committee as soon as possible.
Note: If you currently serve as a SWS officer and wish to continue service in the same or different capacity, you must reapply.