2016 Board Nominations

Submit Your Nominations for the ACS Board of Directors

ACS needs you! The ACS Nominating Committee is seeking nominations of cheese industry professionals to serve in leadership positions on the ACS Board of Directors.

In 2016, three new directors will be added to the Board:

-Cheesemaker Directors (2)

-At-Large Director (1)

We are growing our board with purpose in 2016 — we need broad representation as we head into a year that will include the development of our Strategic Plan 2020. Help be a part of the process and guide the association, and the industry it serves, into the future.

The ACS Board of Directors is an active and dynamic group that is deeply committed to ACS’s vision to be the leader in supporting and promoting American cheeses. The Board is tasked with fiduciary oversight and the long-term strategic growth of the organization. Board members take an active role as leaders, advising on matters of strategic import and organizational policy, serving on committees and task forces, developing future leaders, and working with staff and volunteers to foster a vibrant, passionate, and knowledgeable cheese community.

The Nominating Committee is currently reviewing candidates and will select a slate to run in the 2016 Election this summer. A number of desired attributes are integral to the selection process. Learn more about the these attributes, Board member responsibilities, and the nomination process.

If you or someone you know is a strong candidate, please email an official letter of nomination to [email protected] by March 4, 2016.