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JACL Nominations Committee Seeking Candidates for National Board of Directors

By February 9, 2024March 13th, 2024No Comments

PHILADELPHIA — The National JACL Nominations Committee is seeking members who are interested in running for a seat on the National JACL Board of Directors. The initial filing deadline shall be May 11. After that date, those wishing to submit their names as candidates must run from the floor of the National Convention and are subject to additional requirements. The term of office for this election shall be two years covering the 2024-26 biennium.

Positions include National President, National Secretary/Treasurer, Vice President of General Operations, Vice President for Planning & Development, Vice President for Membership, Vice President for Public Affairs, National Youth/Student Council Chair and National Youth/Student Council Representative.

A description of the officers and their duties can be found in the JACL Constitution and Bylaws.

The election will be held at the 2024 JACL National Convention. Voting will be conducted electronically for in-person delegates on July 13. The process and procedures for those who wish to run can be found on the 2024 JACL National Convention website at

For more information on running for office, please contact Nominations Committee Chair Eric Langowski at