2013 TalkBoard Elections: Call for Candidates

If you have ever wanted to serve FlyerTalk as a member of TalkBoard, now is your chance, as you can be one of five FlyerTalk members to be elected by a popular vote — but you must apply by 8:00 in the evening Mountain Daylight Time on Thursday, October 31, 2013 to be considered as a candidate.
Here is the timetable of the TalkBoard elections for 2013:

Candidate Application
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 — Thursday, October 31, 2013
Period of the acceptance of applications for openings of the four new TalkBoard members.

Candidate Discussion
Friday, November 1, 2013 — Sunday, November 10, 2013
A period ten days where candidates answer questions from members sent to the community director of FlyerTalk. Send your questions to carol@flyertalk.com for the candidates to answer.

Candidate Balloting
Monday, November 11, 2013 — Wednesday, November 21, 2013
Voting will begin on Monday, November 11, 2013 and end Wednesday, November 21, 2013 at midnight.

FlyerTalk continues to grow as a community, and you can play an important role towards guiding and improving FlyerTalk for the future by volunteering to become a TalkBoard member. The TalkBoard is a member-elected board which represents a wide cross-section of FlyerTalk members and provides direction and decisions on issues that affect the FlyerTalk community as a whole. Once you are elected by fellow FlyerTalk members, you will represent them on recommending decisions with regard to the management, organization and content of FlyerTalk.
You are encouraged to run for a chance to become one of five newly-elected TalkBoard members and serve a two-year term, especially if you are based outside of the United States.
If you do decide to be a candidate, good luck to you!

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