The purpose of the Nominating Committee is to develop a slate of qualified candidates to the general membership and the Board of Directors and Nominating Committee members prior to annual Section elections to fill the vacancies left by outgoing officers.
- Review upcoming Orthopaedic Section officer vacancies.
- Identify potential candidates who possess qualifications for their chosen position to slate for election and screen candidates regarding their match to the particular position for which they have expressed interest.
- Provide to candidates the job description for the position for which they have expressed interest.
- Carefully evaluate the qualifications of each potential candidate to ensure the best qualified candidates are slated for the election, slating a minimum of two candidates for each position vacancy when possible.
Chair: Carol Courtney, 2016-2019
Members: Brian Eckenrode, 2017-2020; Michael Bade, 2018-2021
The Nominating Committee comprises 3 members, all of whom are Orthopaedic Section Members. Term limits are 3-year terms and members are elected by the general membership. The Chair will be the 3rd year committee member.