Call for Self-Nominations for the 2019-2020 ACOA Executive Committee
Would you like to promote the mission of the PHS Commissioned Corps and assist with activities to increase morale and enhance camaraderie of Atlanta-area officers? Have you been trying to find ways to strengthen your CV for your next promotion? Look no further!
Leadership roles as a member of the 2019-20 Atlanta Branch of the Commissioned Officers Association (ACOA) Executive Committee counts under the "professional organizations" section of your category's benchmarks. Serving as a member of the ACOA Executive Committee is also an excellent way to meet other like-minded officers and advance the PHS Commissioned Corps by uniting and serving Atlanta-based Commissioned Officers and advocating their interests through leadership and communication.
Officers are invited to submit a self-nomination for the following positions:
1. Vice President (1 position)
2. Treasurer (1 position)
3. Secretary (1 position)
4. Member-at-Large (10 positions)
With the exception of Vice President, all positions are a one-year commitment, September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2020.
The Vice President position is a three-year commitment. The elected officer serves consecutive one-year terms in each of the following positions: Vice President (2019-2020), President (2020-2021), and Immediate Past President (2021-2022).
Please read attached guidance for eligibility, requirements, and expectations before submitting your nomination.
Deadline for Self-Nominations - COB Friday, June 28, 2019
Required nomination information should be emailed to LCDR Erika Odom at email@example.com with "2019-20 ACOA EC Nomination" in the subject line. If you have questions, please contact the ACOA President, LCDR Katrina Sloan, at firstname.lastname@example.org
Be sure to check out the ACOA webpage for the latest update on ACOA events, uniform information and new PHS pride items.
The Commissioned Officers Association (COA) is a voluntary professional organization of Commissioned Officers of the US Public Health Service. The Atlanta COA mission is to advance the PHS by uniting, serving and advocating for the approximately 1,000 Atlanta-based Commissioned Officers.