We are excited to inform the NOHS Membership that the call for positions to serve on the National Board of Directors is open.  For our profession and national organization to remain strong, your involvement is vital.  The field of human services requires committed, competent, and compassionate professionals. NOHS, our national organization, also needs you to advance our collective agenda, promote our initiatives, and advocate for our profession.  Committing to service at the national level is critical to the advancement of human services.  So roll up your sleeves and consider joining the Board of Directors as we advance NOHS’s mission.

Please consider nominating yourself or a colleague for one of the following roles:

  • Vice President (elected position)
  • Treasurer (elected position)

If you are interested in nominating yourself or a colleague please complete the online nomination packet.

The online form includes the following:

  1. Nomination Form
  2. Statement of rationale for interest in position (include brief history of work for the organization)
  3. Statement of vision for the organization
  4. Resume/CV
  5. Picture (dpi 400) as a jpg

Timeline for Nominations and Elections:

  • Nominations are open between NOW and August 15, 2022.
    • Nominations will close on August 15, 2022 at 11:59 pm EST.
  • Elections will take place between September 15, 2022 and September 30, 2022.
    • Voting instructions will be provided when the ballot is distributed to the membership.


Open Positions for 2022-2023

Nominations for Vice President

The Vice President shall be a member of NOHS in good standing.  The Vice President shall preside at all meetings of this Association in the absence or disability of the President.  The Vice President is a voting member of the Board of Directors.

Additional duties include:

  • The Vice President shall perform such duties as may be assigned by the President and the Board of Directors guided by the bylaws and policies of the Association.  
  • The Vice President shall automatically assume the position of the President of the Association for the next election year. 

Nominations for Treasurer

The Treasurer shall be the financial officer of the National Organization and oversees the funds, investments and required audits of the National Organization. The Treasurer will coordinate the preparation of an annual budget, provide an account of all transactions and the financial condition of the National Organization at all meetings of the Board of Directors, and shall ensure that liability insurance is in force for the National Organization. The Treasurer shall be elected in odd numbered years.

Additional duties include:

  • The Treasurer shall be a member of the Executive Committee and Board of Directors.
  • Attendance at all Board of Director (BOD) meetings (via phone throughout the year and in-person at the annual conference)
  • Provision of a report at all meetings (verbally for phone meetings and written for the in-person meeting at the annual conference)
  • Coordinate the preparation of annual budgets for NOHS Regions and Committees.
  • Assist in development of policies and procedures as related to the finances of the National Organization.
  • Review financial proposals for the Organization and provide recommendations to the Board of Directors.
  • Annual attend one meeting of the NOHS Regional Leadership Committee.
  • Coordinate quarterly meetings with Region Presidents and Treasurers to review financials status of the National Organization and Regions.