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The nominations process is now open and we’re seeking nominations for these open positions:

Board of Trustees:

  • Chair for the term November 2020-October 2022
  • Vice Chair for the term November 2020-October 2022
  • 3 nationally elected members for the term November 2020-October 2024
  • 1 member elected by the West Regional Assembly for the term November 2020-October 2024
  • 1 member elected by the Middle States Regional Assembly for the term November 2020-October 2024
  • 1 member elected by the New England Regional Assembly for the term November 2020-October 2024

Academic Assembly Council

  • 2 nationally elected members for the term November 2020-October 2023
  • 1 member elected by the Southwest Regional Assembly for the term November 2020-October 2023
  • 1 member elected by the New England Regional Assembly for the term November 2020-October 2023

CSS/Financial Assistance Assembly Council

  • 3 nationally elected members for the term November 2020-October 2023
  • 1 member elected by the Midwest Regional Assembly for the term November 2020-October 2023
  • 1 member elected by the Middle States Regional Assembly for the term November 2020-October 2023

Counseling and Admission Assembly Council

  • 3 nationally elected members for the term November 2020-October 2023
  • 1 member elected by the West Regional Assembly for the term November 2020-October 2023
  • 1 member elected by the South Regional Assembly for the term November 2020-October 2023
  • 1 member elected by the Midwest Regional Assembly for the term November 2020-October 2023

CSS/Financial Assistance Assembly National Nominating Committee

  • 1 member elected by the Midwest Regional Assembly for the term November 2020-October 2022
  • 1 member elected by the West Regional Assembly for the term November 2020-October 2022
  • 1 member elected by the Middle States Regional Assembly for the term November 2020-October 2022
  • 1 member elected by the New England Regional Assembly for the term November 2020-October 2022
  • 1 member elected by the South Regional Assembly for the term November 2020-October 2022

How to Submit a Nomination

To nominate a colleague or yourself, please complete the Nominations form. You'll be asked for candidate information, a résumé, and a statement indicating why this individual is suitable for the position.

Nominate a Colleague to Serve

Eligibility

Although candidates generally don’t need to be employed by a member institution of the College Board, the nominating committees typically look for candidates who are familiar with College Board programs and services and the governance structure.

Time Commitment

Board of Trustees

The Chair and Vice Chair of the Board of Trustees serve two-year terms.

The nationally and regionally elected members to the Board of Trustees serve four-year terms. The Board of Trustees meets four times a year for approximately two days. Trustees are also expected to attend the annual National Forum and their respective Regional Forum. In addition, regionally elected Trustees are responsible for attending their Regional Council meetings twice a year.

Throughout the year, Trustees are invited to join internal and external events to support and represent the College Board and engage with the broader membership.

National Councils

The nationally and regionally elected members to the National Councils serve three-year terms. Each council meets twice a year for approximately two days.

The nationally and regionally elected members are also expected to attend the annual National Forum and their respective Regional Forum. In addition, regionally elected members are responsible for attending their bi-annual Regional Council meetings.

CSS/Financial Assistance Assembly National Nominating Committee

The regionally elected members to the CSS/Financial Assistance Assembly National Nominating Committee serve two-year terms. The committee typically meets twice a year via conference call. The nominating committee reviews nominees for the nationally elected positions on the CSS/Financial Assistance Assembly Council and determines the candidate slate for the national ballot, which is based on the council’s recruitment priorities.