DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION EXTENDED! 

Thank you for your interest in PLIDA's 2021 - 2023 Board of Directors and Committee Chair positions. Please thoroughly read all application requirements and email PLIDA's Business Manager, Rossana Urbina ([email protected]) with any questions. 


2021-2023 Board of Directors Election Timeline - REVISED

  • 12/01 last day to submit applications
  • 12/03 voting process opens
  • 12/17 voting process closes
  • 12/27 new Board members notified

Board of Directors

Contents of Board of Directors Application Packets

• Letter signed by PLIDA President inviting members to consider a leadership position on the PLIDA Board  - download here
• Board of Directors Application Form and Conflict of Interest Form - download here
• Employer Support Letter - download here
• PLIDA’s Bylaws - download here
• Orientation Schedule and Virtual Board Retreat - download here

ZIP FILE (all documents included in zipped file)

Requirements for Board of Directors Applicants

• Be a PLIDA Member with dues up to date
• Have served, be active and in good standing on a PLIDA committee for a period of no less than one full term cycle. Exceptions will be considered on a case by case basis
• Apply for a specific identified area to serve:
      o Education/Research
      o Advocacy
      o Maternal Fetal Health
      o Strategic Planning
• Possess leadership qualities that will advance PLIDA as an organization
• Not have served and cycled off the PLIDA board for a period of two terms prior to application. This does not apply to a current board member in good standing who has not served the terms allotted in prior version of bylaws.
• Submit a complete application to member[email protected]. Application Form and Conflict of Interest Form need to be typed and submitted electronically in a Word Document format
• Submit resume of experience related to identified position sought
• Include Employer Support Letter with the application
• Attend the Biennial International Perinatal Bereavement Conference- required 

- Attend PLIDA Board Orientation Retreat (date and place to be determined) 


 2021-2023 Committee Chair Timeline - REVISED

  • 12/01 last day to submit applications
  • 12/04 -12/10 applications reviewed by Executive Board
  • 12/27 Committee Chairs notified

Committee Chair

Contents of Committee Chair Application Packets

• Letter signed by PLIDA President inviting members to consider a Committee Chair role - download here
• Committee Chair Application Form and Conflict of Interest Form - download here
• Employer Support Letter - download here
• PLIDA’s Bylaws - download here
• Orientation Schedule and Virtual Board Retreat - download here

ZIP FILE (all documents included in zipped file)
 

Requirements for Committee Chair Applicants 

• Be a PLIDA Member with dues up to date
• Have served, be active and in good standing on a PLIDA committee for a period of no less than one full term cycle. Exceptions will be considered on a case by case basis.
• Submit a complete application to [email protected]. Application Form and Conflict of Interest Form need to be typed and submitted electronically in a Word Document Format
• Apply for a specific identified committee to lead
      o Education
      o Governance
      o Advancement
      o Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
      o Conference Planning
• Possess Leadership Qualities:
      o Personal responsibility for the group’s actions
      o The ability to lead
      o Effectively direct organization resources to achieve goals and objectives
      o Work under the direction of the PLIDA BOD to accomplish identified goals and expectations
• Submit a complete application to [email protected] Application Form and Conflict of Interest Form need to be typed and submitted in a Word Document format.
• Submit Resume of experience related to identified position sought
• Provide employer support letter (if applicable)
• Attend the Biennial International Perinatal Bereavement Conference- required