By Clarence Anthony
NLC President Marie Lopez Rogers, mayor, Avondale, Arizona, has appointed a 15-member Nominating Committee that will be responsible for recommending a slate of Officers and Board members to lead NLC in 2014. These leaders will be elected during the Annual Business Meeting at the Congress of Cities and Exposition in Seattle, Washington, on Saturday afternoon, November 16,2013.
NLC Immediate Past President Ted Ellis, mayor, Bluffton, Indiana, will chair the committee, which includes 11 elected city officials and three state municipal league executive directors.
Elected officials serving on the committee are:
The state municipal league directors are:
The committee will hold a public hearing to receive nominations during the Seattle Congress of Cities on Thursday, November 14. Candidates must submit a Candidate Data Form, which provides information about their candidacy, to be received by NLC no later than October 16, 2013. All applications must be submitted electronically.
Please click here for more information about running for office and to download the Candidate Information Packet.