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Please complete your application prior to Friday, May 15, 2020

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2020/2021 Board Planning Schedule

  • 2020-2021 Board of Directors to be announced June 2020
  • 2020-2021 Board of Directors Retreat scheduled for July 2020
  • 2020-2021  Program Year to kick off September 1, 2020

Join the Board!

Over the last several years, the SMPS San Antonio has had a resurgence in membership and participation through excellent programming, inclusive membership events, and relevant education programs. It is our pleasure to announce the Call for Nominations for the 2021-2022 SMPS San Antonio Chapter Board of Directors. This Call for Nominations is an opportunity to nominate our chapter’s future leaders who will continue to move the chapter forward to be a nationally recognized/award-winning chapter of SMPS.

Nomination of a current SMPS San Antonio member or self-nomination applications is allowed and encouraged. We cannot carry out our versatile programs and organizational activities without the tireless efforts of our Board of Directors and committee members.

2021-2022 Board Positions

The San Antonio Chapter Nominations & Elections Committee, consisting of three current board members and at least one individual who will represent the Chapter membership, seeks qualified candidates to fill the following positions on the 2021-2022 Board of Directors:

  • President-Elect
  • Treasurer
  • Secretary
  • Communications Director
  • Outreach Director
  • Education Director
  • Programs Director
  • Membership Director

Current Board members returning to the 2021-2022 Board include:

  • Lauren Setterbo (Dunaway Associates, LP) Current President; will become Immediate Past President
  • Chris Martinez (Arias & Associates, Inc.) Current President-Elect: will succeed as President

If you would like to be more involved with our Chapter but feel you are not ready to serve on the Board of Directors, please consider joining one of our committees! Opportunities to join one of the SMPS committees will be available once the 2021-2022 Board of Directors is selected.

With warmest regards, 

Chris Martinez
President-Elect, SMPS San Antonio
San Antonio Chapter Nominations and Elections Committee

Term of Office

Terms of office for all positions officially commence on September 1; however, new board members will need to participate in up to two planning/transition meetings from June 1 – August 31.

DeScriptions of Open Positions

Descriptions of Board positions can be found by clicking the links below. If you are interested in a particular position, we encourage you to contact the current or a past Board Member in that position to discuss their experiences.

President-Elect     Programs Director   TREASURER 

Secretary   Communications Director     Education Director

Membership Director     OUTREACH DIRECTOR   

Eligibility Requirements

To qualify for a position on the Board, you must meet the following requirements:

  • For President-Elect, the individual must be a Regular or Distinguished Life Member for one year as of the date his or her term of office commences and has served on the Board of Directors for one year.
  • To be eligible for election as the Secretary, Treasurer, or Director, the individual must be a Regular or Distinguished Life Member and must have been such a member for one year as of the date his or her membership commences. No individual may hold more than one Directorship at any time.

Also, the SMPS San Antonio Chapter asks that applicants:

  • Have the endorsement of your firm
  • Be committed to the SMPS Mission
  • Be willing to devote 5-10 hours per month to SMPS
  • Be willing/available to attend monthly board meetings, programs, and other events
  • Be a team player and contribute personal and professional qualities that complement those of other board members
  • Become knowledgeable about current goals and issues of importance to the Chapter
  • Be committed to advancing the interests of the Society and the Chapter
  • Be willing to place SMPS's purposes and interests above your own professional and personal interests when making decisions as a board member
  • Be committed to having fun with fellow board members

Nominations and Elections

Nominations for the 2021-2022 Board of Directors shall be submitted no later than Monday, May 17, 2021. If you have any questions, contact Chris Martinez via email or phone at (210) 499-6804. Please use one form per nomination.