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BOD Call for Nominations

Call for Nominations

Deadline – Friday, September 11, 2020

2021-2022 DMAW Board Candidates

Now more than ever, DMAW needs your leadership skills, your innovative thinking, your creative problem-solving skills! Who do you want leading the organization into the next decade… leading the direct response sector…maintaining the organization’s relevancy in an ever-changing, technology-rich environment? Guiding the organization as technology continues to impact for-profit and the non-profit sectors? What will the organization need to offer its members to ensure they succeed in the industry? What will direct response – integrated marketing – look like in 3, 5 or even 10 years?

Now is the time for you to nominate those individuals who could potentially help lead this organization into the future. It’s a Call for Nominations and the deadline is Friday, September 11th!

We are asking for nominees from the general membership; these nominees are then presented to the board nominating committee to determine the final slate.

Currently, the ten (10) positions to be filled are a result of board members whose terms have expired and must be re-elected. Each elected individual will serve a 2-year term.

Voting will take place October 19-30, 2020. To vote, individuals must be DMAW members.

The process is:

· To nominate another DMAW member, please complete the 2021-2022 Board Nomination Form and return it by Friday, September 11. Please note that the person you are nominating must also complete a portion of the nomination form.

· To self-nominate, please complete the 2021-2012 Board Nomination Form and email two (2) references by Friday, September 11th.

Submit all nomination forms to: Donna Tschiffely, Executive Director, DMAW –


The nominating committee will use the following guidelines in determining the final slate:

  • Candidate’s involvement in DMAW’s activities
  • Candidate’s willingness to serve
  • Candidate’s prior participation in volunteer leadership
  • Candidate’s involvement in industry activities

Self-nominations are strongly encouraged.

Please note, if elected, participation is required at the DMAW Board Retreat, to be held Monday, December 7, 2020.

For further information, please read the DMAW Board Member Job Description.

Questions about the process or service on the board? Contact Donna Tschiffely, Executive Director at or call 571-392-9942 (direct remote line).