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Service on the International Board of Directors gives you the opportunity to guide the direction of ISSA, raise the professionalism and influence of security practitioners, shape the destiny of the cyber security profession, and enhance your personal leadership skills.
Secretary/Chief Operations Officer (COO) – [3-year term]
The COO oversees and coordinates the activities of the various organization entities, especially the committees. This director is also responsible for monitoring the activity of headquarters’ staff for compliance to direction by the Board of Directors.
Directors – [3 open seats; 3-year terms]
Effective with this year's elections (per the Bylaws), all candidates for the role of Director must be an experienced chapter leader, ISSA Fellow, or have comparable experience. All candidates for the role of Officer (President, Vice President, Secretary or Treasurer) must have previously served a full term as an Officer or Director on the ISSA International Board of Directors.
All candidates and campaign activities must follow the election policies.
Information on the responsibilities of the International Board of Directors can also be found in Article VI of the ISSA By-Laws.
All Nominations must be received by 11:59 p.m. US Eastern Daylight Time on May 31st, 2021.
Candidates may be nominated by their chapters or sitting members of the International Board.
Click on the link to view the Nomination Form.
The following documents must be submitted by each nominee prior to the nomination deadline:
- Nominee biography*
- Statement of goals to achieve in the position
- Statement of Commitment
- Confidentiality Statement
- Photo, 3”H x 4”W, 300 dpi, jpg or gif only
*Each candidate will be limited to one column space in the ISSA Journal, a maximum of 400 words, for their biography and statement of goals.
Identical biographies, goals and photos will be published in all media.
Click on the link to view the Candidate Application form.
For any questions, please contact the Election Committee Chair.
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