Board Of Directors Open Call

The call for Board of Directors nominations is open now. Five slots are available in this election. We're looking for members who are able to donate a few hours a month for meetings, plus additional time as needed for committee work.

Our board is comprised of 11 individuals serving in these roles:

President - Oversee board and liaison to CUE

1st Vice President - Support President and board members, member engagement

2nd VP - Powered Learning Fair

Secretary - meeting agenda/notes, file management, Fair registration

Treasurer - finances, taxes

Vendors & Sponsors - Solicit donations/vendors to support events

Powered Learning Fair Treasurer - balance books for PL fair, invoices

Grants & Awards - Donors Choose, Innovative Educator, CUE Awards

Social Committee - CUE Friday Social, After PL event, other events

Communications - newsletter content, social media, graphics, marketing

Small Event - promotion/development of small events, member engagement

Nomination Process

SDCUE members can be nominated in one of two ways:

§ A SDCUE member may self-nominate

§ A sitting board member may alert the president that they intend to run as an incumbent.


What does it take to be a Board Member?

A candidate for the Board of Directors of SDCUE shall:

§ be a current member of SDCUE with service to the edtech community.

§ be prepared to contribute time and effort to further the purposes and priorities of SDCUE & CUE.

§ be free of significant conflicts of interest which might not allow the proper execution of the duties of a member of the Board of Directors.

Throughout the time of service the major employment of a majority of elected and appointed Board members should be in a public education institution, or a private education institution whose major endeavor is the provision of education of students.

Submission Process to run for the board:

§ Complete the Board Interest Form

§ Discuss it with an Election Committee member

§ Submit documentation (see below) to SDCUE via Google Form (Not yet published).

Documentation:

§ 50-100 word bio

§ As a board member, my focus will be on providing…” ( 25 words)

§ A print quality color photograph (hi-res digital version).


All completed nominations will be reviewed by the SDCUE Nominating Committee who will make their recommendation to the SDCUE Board of Directors. The Board will confirm the final nominees by September 23 . Following the confirmation of official nominees, each will be contacted. The slate of nominees will be posted on the website and emailed to members in October. Results will be shared at the Powered Learning Fair, and via email.

If you have questions regarding the nomination submission process, please contact president@sdcue.org.