Apply to serve on the Eighth Circuit Bar Association Board of Directors – applications needed for representatives from the District of Nebraska, Eastern District of Missouri, Western District of Arkansas, District of North Dakota, and the Southern District of Iowa, plus for certain officer positions
Calling all applicants! The Eighth Circuit Bar Association is seeking applicants for upcoming openings on its Board of Directors, including from the District of Nebraska, Eastern District of Missouri, Western District of Arkansas, the District of North Dakota, the Southern District of Iowa, and an at-large position. Directors will be elected for three-year terms starting in January 2023.
The Board is also seeking applications to serve open officer positions, which include President-Elect and Secretary.
The Board consists of one member from each judicial district in the Eighth Circuit as well as five at-large members. Members of the Board of Directors are expected to attend monthly meetings and also serve on one or more committees.
Any member of the Association is eligible for election to the board of directors. The board is seeking members with diverse backgrounds to serve on the board, including candidates reflecting diversity in gender, race, ethnic background, and professional experience.
To apply, members should fill out an application form, which is available here.
To be considered for these openings, applicants are advised to apply on or before December 1, 2022. Directors must be active members of the Association (i.e., be current in their dues) to be considered.