The College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences (ACES) Alumni Association Board of Directors is comprised of a president, vice-president, immediate past president, seven vocational directors, eight district directors, a University of Illinois Extension Director, two young alumni directors, and two undergraduate students who also serves as the vice-chair for alumni relations on the Student Advancement Committee and a representative to ACES Council. Members are elected to serve two-year terms by the ACES Alumni Association. A person shall not be elected for more than three consecutive terms (6 years).
The ACES Alumni Board is seeking two ACES Alumni Board positions on the ACES Alumni Board of Directors beginning in December 2017.
Nominees must have received a degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences.
The Board of Directors meets four times per year on a week day. Most of the meetings are held on campus, unless otherwise decided by the executive board.
Board members are expected to serve on a committee(s) to further the mission of the ACES Alumni Board of Directors. Standing committees are: Nominating Committee, Alumni Engagement, Award & Recognition, Student Engagement, Fundraising and ACES Family Academies. Additional committees are established on an as needed basis. These committees meet via conference calls between board meetings.
Open positions include (click link to learn more):
District 4 Director
Nominees must have received a degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences. The nomine must reside in one of the following counties: Grundy, Kankakee, Kendall, LaSalle, Livingston and Will.
Agricultural & Consumer Economics Vocational Director
Nominees must have received a degree in a course of study or shall have pursued a vocation or profession which involves the course of study within the Agricultural Consumer and Economics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences.
The nominating committee requires the following information:
More information can be found online about these positions: https://acesalumni.illinois.edu/about/board-directors
Applications can be submitted by October 15, 2017 to Tina Veal, ACES Alumni Director, 124 ACES Library, Information & Alumni Center, 1101 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801