Board Elections

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The 2018 Board of DIrectors Election 

RESNA is accepting nominations for 30 days from the date of this announcement.

We are soliciting nominations for President-Elect, Secretary, and three members of the RESNA Board of Directors. Serving as a RESNA Board member will help you develop leadership skills, learn more about organizational work, benefit RESNA’s members, and support other professionals in the assistive technology and rehabilitation engineering field and the individuals they work with. Please consider nominating yourself or a colleague who you feel would serve our organization well.

The deadline for submitting nominations is March 15, 2018.


  • Term (2 years as President-Elect):  08/01/2018 – 07/31/2020
  • Term (2 years as President):  08/01/2020 – 07/31/2022
  • Term (2 years as Immediate Past President): 08/01/2022 – 07/31/2024


  • Term (2 years): 08/01/2018 – 07/31/2020

Board of Directors (Three Positions)

  • Term (3 years):  08/01/2018 to 07/31/2021.

Board of Directors nominees are RESNA members in good standing for a period of three years immediately preceding their nomination.. 

Board candidates have a history of participation in and contribution to RESNA organizational activities (e.g., SIGs, PSGs, Committees, Boards, and task forces), including having served in some leadership capacities. There may be instances where candidates without extensive organizational experience are in a position to make a significant contribution as a Board member due to their particular background, skills, or contributions to the field or to other organizations.

Send your completed nominations form by the March 15, 2018 deadline to:

  • Email:
  • Fax: 703-524-6630 .
  • Mail:
    ATTN: Board Nominations
    1560 Wilson Blvd, Suite 850
    Arlington, VA 22209.

Board Election

RESNA will send its Election notification and voting informaiton to members after the nomination periodPer the bylaws, the voting period is 30 days. Once the period is closed, the Governance Committee will announce the winning candidates at the 2018 RESNA Annual Conference.