CALA Calls for Nominations on the 2010 election

Dear CALA members:

to the CALA Bylaws, Article VI - Section 3 and Article VII - Section 2-5, the
CALA Nominating Committee sends this message to all CALA members and invites
nominations for the following positions:

President/President-Elect 2011/2012 (2nd VP 2010/2011) (one position)
Executive Director 2010/2013 (one position)

Treasurer 2010/2012 (one position)
Board of Directors 2010/2013 (five positions)

and self-nominations are welcome. The online nomination form can be found at
the CALA web site at Additionally, nominations and self-nominations
can be sent directly to Sha Li Zhang, Nominating Committee Chair, via an e-mail
message at  All nominations and self-nominations are due
by 5:00 p.m. EST., on Monday, November 16,

Nominating Committee will review all nominations and self-nominations.  The Committee will select a list of qualified
candidates. The final slate of candidates will be presented to the CALA Board of
Directors for an approval.  The individuals
on the approved slate will stand for the CALA election in Spring 2010. 

All nominees must be personal members in good standing with a record of
participation in the activities and functions at various levels of CALA.  The
CALA officers and Board members are expected to attend at least one board
meeting each year. Absence for two consecutive board meetings without prior
written permission from the president and
executive director will result in the removal from the Board. 

questions related to nominations, please contact Sha Li Zhang, Nominating
Committee Chair at

Nominating Committee:

Sha Li Zhang, Chair

Qi Chen (MW Chapter)

Grace Gu (SW Chapter)

Esther Lee (NE Chapter)

Yi Liang (NCA Chapter)

Yongyi Song (SCA Chapter)

Hanrong Wang (SE Chapter)

Jing Zhong (GMA Chapter)