Call for Nominations - PMI Mile Hi Chapter Board Elections May 2021

Are you interested in running for a Board position?

Board positions serve for a period of 2-and-a-half years: 6 months as an “elect” to learn the position, and then 2 years in the position.  There are three positions in this election cycle:

  • President
  • Vice President of Outreach
  • Vice President of Professional Development

You must be a paid member in good standing of PMI (Global) and the Mile Hi Chapter to run for office and to vote.

Please review the following FAQs about our elections.  If you have any questions or wish to declare your interest in being a candidate for one of these Board positions, please contact Susan Kober at elections@pmimilehi.org or 303-949-7636.

FAQs:

What do I do if I want to run for the board or if I'm not quite sure?

If you are interested in standing for the election or just want to discuss your options, please contact Susan Kober at elections@pmimilehi.org or 303-949-7636 and we'll talk through next steps.

How long do I have to make up my mind?

Election candidates will be finalized by April 19, 2021.

How do perspective Board candidates run a campaign?

Campaigning will be electronic only hosted on the PMI Mile Hi Election 2021 website. Each candidate space will contain a picture of the candidate, 250 written words on why they are the best person for the position, and a link to a three-minute video. These three components will be due no later than Wednesday, April 21, 2021. They will be available for viewing before and during the three-week voting period.

What if I want to take on more responsibility, but not quite ready for a Board position?

If you would like to take a more active role, but are not quite ready for the Board, consider assisting a Board member in a Director position.  Directors assist Board members in one of the functional areas and are appointed by the Board.  The list of the current Directors can be found on the Chapter website: MileHiDirectors

What are the Board positions and their responsibilities?

The three Board positions along with an estimated time committment are shown below.  These descriptions can also be found on the Chapter website: MileHiChapterByLaws

President: Approximate Time Commitment: up to 30 hours per month

The President is responsible for oversight of the Chapter and the Board.  The President shall direct the activities of the other board members in accordance with the chapter bylaws.  The President shall be the chief executive officer for the Mile Hi Chapter and shall perform such duties as are customary for presiding officers, including making all required appointments and chapter annual plan or plans with the approval of the Board.  The President shall also serve as a member ex-officio with the right to participate and vote on all committees except the nominating committee.  The President is responsible for maintaining the Mile Hi Chapter policies and procedures documentation, in either print or electronic form.  The President must have served in one of the officer positions for at least one term.

Vice President of Outreach: Approximate Time Commitment: up to 30 hours per month

The Vice President of Outreach shall be responsible for promoting the Mile Hi Chapter to outside organizations, cultivating sponsorships, for promoting the project management profession and to engage companies and academic institutions with the Chapter. 

Vice President of Professional Development: Approximate Time Commitment: up to 30 hours per month

The Vice President of Professional Development shall be responsible for professional educational offerings and will interface with PMI Global Headquarters (GHQ) organization on all matters concerning all PMI certifications.