Nominations are being accepted from candidates who are interested in serving on the NAGW Board of Directors. Board members in four NAGW regions and one at-large position will be up for election later this summer. Being on the nine-member board is highly rewarding and will give you a strong voice in guiding the direction of our exciting organization.

All of the following steps must be completed and submitted by Friday, July 21, 2017, 5:00 p.m. Central Time. Incomplete submissions will not be accepted. NAGW members will vote online between July 31 and August 18. Winners are asked to attend the NAGW conference in San Diego, CA in September to get acquainted with current and new board members. Check out the NAGW Board of Directors brochure for more information regarding expectations.

1. Submit Nomination

Nominations must be made in writing and emailed or mailed to the board secretary, Barbara Belli. Include the region name and position in your nomination letter. Any current full voting member may nominate any full voting member, including himself or herself for the position of Director. Don't know if someone is in your region? Consult our member directory.

  • Voting members consider nominating yourself, the current at-large director, or another NAGW
  • Voting members in elected regions consider nominating yourself, your current regional director, or another NAGW member from your region for one of the regional positions

Once your nomination letter has been submitted, the board secretary will acknowledge receipt.

Barbara Belli (
City of Wilmington
800 N. French Street, 7th Floor
Wilmington, DE 19801

2. Submit Nominee Questionnaire, Letters of Reference (2), Photo & Bio

Once your nomination has been submitted you must also complete the following prior to the nomination due date. Responses to questionnaires will be posted along with the candidate's name and photo in the members only area for your region members to review. All required materials can be submitted via the questionnaire.

  • Complete NAGW board nominee questionnaire
  • Submit candidate photo (files types png, jpg or gif / no larger than 2 MB)
  • Submit two letters of reference (files types txt, rtf, pdf, doc or docx / no larger than 2 MB each)

Elected Region/At Large Positions 2017

Board members in three NAGW regions and one at-large position will be up for election in 2016.  View region map and review the NAGW bylaws
The three regions and one at-large board position up for election are:

Region 1: Midwest Region

  • Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota
  • Current Director: Jason Huber

Region 3: Northeast Region

  • Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont
  • Current Director: Katya Wowk

Region 5: South Region

  • Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Puerto Rico, Texas, U.S. Virgin Islands
  • Current Director: Alicia Brown

Region 7: Mountain Region

  • Arizona, Colorado, Montana, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming
  • Current Director: Paulette Neal-Allen

At-Large 1

  • Current Director: Leslie Labrecque

Additional Questions?

If you have additional questions let us know.

Leslie Labrecque
President, Director at Large
National Association of Government Web Professionals

Barbara Belli
Secretary, East Region Director
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