Board Nominations

Starts:  Feb 19, 2021 9:00 AM (ET)
Ends:  Mar 1, 2021 11:59 PM (ET)
Associated with  New York Metro Chapter



To: ILEA New York Metro Chapter Members + Friends

From: Matt Bonavita, Immediate Past President & Nominations Committee Chair

Date: February 19, 2021

Re: Chapter Nominations for 2021-22 Board of Directors


It is time to begin the election process to choose those leaders who will guide and direct the ILEA New York Metro Chapter for the next 12 months, beginning on July 1, 2021.


In accordance with our bylaws and election guidelines, the Nominating Committee sends this “Call for Nominations” and Application to you as the member of record to encourage you to nominate for consideration any individual who you feel would be an asset to ILEA New York Metro Chapter in a leadership position, including yourself.



Individuals must become a member of the ILEA New York Metro Chapter in order to submit an application.


Please share this link to nominate yourself or with an active member of the chapter ( Position descriptions are included in the nominations link, for additional questions please contact the nominations committee.



One Year Term:

  • President-Elect (Secretary & Treasurer)
  • VP of Programs and Education
  • VP of Communications
  • VP of Membership

Two Year Term:

  • Director or Programs and Education
  • Director of Communications
  • Director of Membership
  • At Large Board of Directors Positions

(At Large positions may include: Director of Strategic Partners, Director of Special Projects / Student Engagement)


The remaining position on the board of Immediate Past President will be filled by the current President.



We ask that you please complete the nomination application no later than 5:00pm ET on 03/01/21 so that the Nomination’s Committee can assemble the slate and present it to ILEA Headquarters for approval.


View the ILEA Elections Calendar_2021-2022.pdf for additional information.


This year’s nominations committee consists of myself, Matt Bonavita, Immediate Past President & Nominations Committee Chair; Jaclyn Zendrian, Chapter President; Jessica Alton, Past President; and Jaclyn Bernstein, ILEA Legacy Member.


We are available to assist with any questions or concerns you may have regarding this process.

The year was unprecedented to say the least, but our Board stepped-up in a big way to meet the COVID challenge.


We’re excited about the return of in-person events and look forward  to helping the ILEA New York Metro Chapter be the organization of choice for individuals and companies who want to gain access to connections, professional development, education and resources within the International Live Events Association.


We hope you will consider nominating yourself or an active member of the chapter to lead ILEA New York Metro forward!
Please complete the Nomination Application by 03/01/2021
Board Nominations