The Annual General Meeting (AGM) for 2018 is arriving and it is now time to present the candidacies for the new Steering Committee, which will be elected at the AGM.

The NYLESA Steering Committee comprises a Chairperson, a Co-Chairperson/Secretary, a Treasurer and the Coordinators of Working Groups. Currently NYLESA has three Working Groups: Welcome, Career Support and Communication.

Any Regular Member has the right to stand for election as Chairperson, Co-Chairperson, or Treasurer, or as a Working Group Coordinator for any of the three Working Groups. If you are interested in becoming a candidate for a specific position, fill out and submit the Candidacy Form (2018). You may apply for more than one position.

Candidacies with the bio-information have to be submitted to the Electoral Officer latest on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at The bios of the nominated candidates will be available on our website two weeks before the AGM. Please remember to renew your membership, if you haven't done it yet, in order to apply for a position.

If you want to further read about the functions and responsibilities of the Steering Committee, please visit the Steering Committee page.