FAA Executive Committee | Call for Nominations

Posted By: Kristi Novak
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As Chair of the FAA Nominating Committee, I have issued this call for nominations for the election of officers for the Florida Apartment Association for terms to be served in 2024-2025. The link to submit a nomination can be found at the bottom of this article. The deadline to nominate is June 30, 2024.

FAA OFFICES UP FOR ELECTION IN 2024-2025

Position
Status
Term
Secretary Open 1 Year
Treasurer Contested 1 Year
Vice President | President-Elect Contested 1 Year


*Status indicates whether or not a current officer may ascend to a higher office in the next term (i.e. secretary to treasurer). In these instances, the status will be marked as "Contested." If uncontested the status will be labeled as "Open." Ascension is not automatic, and any FAA member in good standing may run for any electable position identified above.

To submit a nomination for the Florida Suppliers Council click here.

Criteria and Guidelines:

Criteria 

  1. Each nominee must be either an owner, a developer, a builder, or an operator with broad senior level experience in multifamily housing. Multisite or executive leadership experience strongly encouraged.
  2. Each nominee must be employed by a company that is an FAA member in good standing. 
  3. Each nominee must have completed, or commit to completing, the FAA or NAA Leadership Lyceum programs.
  4. Each nominee must acknowledge that election as an FAA officer carries with it a great responsibility and nominees must commit to attending all scheduled meetings.
  5. Each nominee must complete an electronic assessment (sent after nomination period has closed).
  6. Nominee must be available for a virtual interview with the Nominating Committee, if all other criteria are met, on Friday, July 26, 2024.

Guidelines

The Nominating Committee will use the following guidelines in establishing a slate: 

Candidate’s prior participation in FAA committees, task forces, or councils, FAA adjacent entities (i.e. APAC/FFHO), and/or local affiliate volunteer leadership. 

Candidate’s: 

  1. FAA volunteer experience
  2. Apartment industry experience and contributions
  3. Participation in FAA and APAC programs and events
  4. Civic and social engagement

SUBMIT YOUR NOMINATION HERE


Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, self nominations are encouraged, but not required.
  • Resume or curriculum vitae (CV)
  • Letter of support from direct supervisor
    • Current FAA Officers and owners or officers of member companies are not required to submit a letter of support
Officers can expect to serve at least 5 years as they progress through the ranks. (Advancement is not automatic.) Each year, the Board of Directors meets in person three times in various locations throughout the state. Officers are expected to attend all Board Meetings in addition to the Legislative Conference, Annual Conference, and other meetings that may be called by the President.
Yes. Most travel is in state, but NAA Delegates are required to travel for out of state meetings.
Each year, a Nominating Committee is appointed by the FAA President to source officer candidates for the FAA Executive Committee and the Florida Suppliers Council. This Committee interviews candidates, reviews qualifications, and recommends a "slate" of officers to the FAA Board of Directors. This slate is published prior to the annual conference (Inspire) each year. The Board then votes on the recommended slate as a whole.
Terms for all incoming officers begin after they have been installed at the Annual Conference. This year, terms will begin on Friday, September 20, 2024.
All candidates meeting the criteria stated above will be interviewed by the Nominating Committee on July 26, 2024.