AMLJIA Participants and AML Members,

There are four seats on the Board of Trustees expiring this fall. The Alaska Municipal League (AML) Board of Directors will appoint or reappoint three individuals. The Alaska Municipal League Joint Insurance Association, Inc. (AMLJIA) Board of Trustees will appoint or reappoint one person. The Executive Director of the AML will also serve without expiration. If you are interested in serving on the AMLJIA Board, please complete and return the enclosed AMLJIA Board of Trustees Declaration of Interest Form.  Completed forms should be in our offices by August 10, 2020, for proper consideration.

The terms of the following AMLJIA Board of Trustee members expire as of November 2020:
Seat A-1 Anne Bailey , Borough Manager, Aleutians East Borough - Nov. 2020
Seat A-2 Paul Ewers , Attorney, City of Fairbanks - Nov. 2020
Seat A-3 Bryant Hammond , City Clerk, City of Nome - Nov. 2020
Seat J-2 Joe Evans , City of Kotzebue, City of Nuiqsut - Nov. 2020
The AML and AMLJIA Boards will appoint or reappoint individuals to fill vacancies on the AMLJIA Board, in conformance with the AMLJIA Bylaws, from those who have applied. Those appointed will take office at the Annual Meeting of the AMLJIA on November 19, 2020, in Anchorage. As long as members remain eligible to serve, all terms are for two years. Others who apply, but are not appointed to the AMLJIA Board, may be considered in the future for standing and ad hoc AMLJIA committees, or to fill unexpected mid-term vacancies on the Board.

The AMLJIA is a not-for-profit corporation formed in July of 1988 by the AML under AS 21.76 to provide coverage and risk management services to AML member municipalities and school districts. The Board of Trustees directs the professional staff and sets the policy for the organization. Board members should be knowledgeable about municipal/school district operations, insurance, risk management, finance and/or law, and they must be willing to participate actively in order to properly represent the needs of the participants. The AMLJIA Board of Trustees meets at least four times a year and members are reimbursed for approved travel and related expenses.

If you are interested in contributing your time and expertise to this AML program, or know someone who is, please review the enclosed information and complete and return the AMLJIA Board of Trustee Declaration of Interest Form by August 10, 2020.

You can download the application here: AMLJIA Board of Trustees Declaration of Interest Form
Kevin Smith, Executive Director
Alaska Municipal League Joint Insurance Association
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