Directors serve staggered terms, with elections occurring annually. Nominating Committee members are elected to a one-year term annually. Nominating Committee meetings will be held in February/March 2020 to review candidate submissions for April 2020 elections.
In the April 2020 election, the Director positions currently held by the individuals listed below will be up for election for a three-year term.
To submit a candidate profile for consideration by the current Nominating Committee, complete the online form below or mail the filled out form to:
Alabama Farm Credit Human Resource Director/Standard of Conduct Liaison,
Brandi Jones P.O. Box 639 Cullman, AL 35056-0639
Candidate profile submission deadline: February 25, 2020
For eligibility or election process questions, contact Brandi Jones at email@example.com.
What is the role of the board of directors?
The Board of Directors is responsible for the safe and sound operation of the Association, and for ensuring the Association fulfills its public mission. Directors are accountable to customer-stockholders and Farm Credit System Investors for:
Who can become an elected Director?
Director candidates must meet the following eligibility requirements:
Upon election, Directors may not:
What are the qualification requirements for a Director?
Director candidate qualifications sought by the Nominating Commitee include a passion and commitment to serve the Association and System stakeholders and knowledge or experience in the following areas:
Are Directors compensated?
Directors recieve a monthly retainer for meeting preparation plus a per diem for each day of official Association business and related travel and conference calls.
What is the time commitment of a Director?
Directors are generally elected to a three-year term, unless the election is to fill a board vacancy. An average of 20 days is required per year to attend Board, commitee and planning meetings and events. Additional days may be required for Director training and developement courses or confrences. Related travel time for thse events varies by Director.
What is the role of the Nominating Commitee?
The Nominating Commitee's role is to identify, evaluate and nominate a qualified slate of candidates for stockholder election to the Association's Nominating Commitee.
Who can become an elected Nominating Commitee member?
Nominating commitee members must:
What is the time commitment of a Nominating Committee Member?
Nominating committee members are elected to a one-year term. There are generally three meetings per year:
Are Nominating Committee Members compensated?
Nominating Committee members are compensated for their time and travel expenses incurred for meeting attendance.
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