Dear DISES Members,

In addition to the Board of Directors openings announced yesterday is the position of Board Secretary. If you are interested in applying, CLICK HERE   for a description of the position as well as qualifications.

Nominations must be received no later than
April 20, 2020 at 5:00 PM (17:00) EST.

General Qualifications for Secretary:
The secretary must be a DISES member in good standing,  must have participated in at least one DISES event in the past 2 years, and must have access to internet calls (Skype and/or Zoom) for our frequent meetings and be  willing and able to take and submit minutes in a timely fashion. 
Required Documents for Nominations
  1. Nominee's CV or resume (for review by the Nomination Committee)
  2. brief biographical statement which includes the nominee's experiences in special needs education and leadership experience (no longer than 125 words which may be shared with the DISES membership).  Note: To be fair to all candidates, statements longer than 125 words will not be accepted.
  3. A personal essay describing how you can contribute to the international mission of DISES (no longer than 125 words may be shared with the DISES membership). Note: To be fair to all candidates, statements longer than 125 words will not be accepted. 
  4. Suitable head-shot photograph (2" x 2"). 
  5. Signed Statement that I have read, understand, and accept the "Roles & Responsibilities" of the position for which I am being nominated.
If you have questions, please send an email to Mr. Mark Francis,  Elections Chair at

Thank you!
Mr. Mark Francis, Past President and  Elections Chair
Dr. Alice Farling,  Executive Director and Ex-Officio member of the Elections Committee
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