Volunteer Opportunity Details

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RAPS Board of Directors

Signup Deadline: 02-Apr-2018
Starts: 01-Jan-2019
Ends: 31-Dec-2020


RAPS is seeking qualified individuals to serve on the RAPS Board of Directors for the 2019-2021 term. This is an opportunity to lead the premier global organization for regulatory professionals and to help shape the future of the regulatory profession. The Board is the strategic governing and policy body of RAPS. Members of the Board are instrumental in identifying opportunities to advance the profession as well as continually improve and expand association programs and services that support the profession worldwide. This opportunity is open to all voting members in good standing. Associate and student members are not eligible to apply. Self-nominations are encouraged.

2019-2021 Board Position Openings:
  • President Elect (one open position)
  • Directors (three open positions)
For a detailed description of each position, please visit Board of Directors Position Descriptions and Duties.

How to Submit a Nomination

  • Download the Board of Directors Nomination Form
    • Take some time to complete the form, as some detailed responses are required.
  • Once completed, click the "Apply Today!" button on this volunteer opportunity page
    • The "Apply Today!" button appears only once you've logged in.
    • RAPS Customer Service (raps@raps.org) can provide assistance if needed.
  • On the next page, follow the simple instructions to upload the following documents.
    • The completed Nomination Form
    • At least two letters of support from colleagues (Letters should address the candidate’s professional leadership experience, ability to serve as an ambassador for RAPS and the ability to engage in strategic discussion and debate.)
  • Letters of Support may also be emailed separately to nominations@raps.org. 
All application material must be received by 11:59 pm EST, Friday 30 March, 2018.

Nomination Process Timeline:
  • Call for applications open to all voting members: 5 February–30 March 2018
  • Nominations Committee review: April 2018
  • Nominations Committee announces slate: June 2018

Volunteers Needed:

16 (0 open slots)

Experience Required:

20+ Years Industry Experience

Volunteer Stars:



Wesley Carr
Senior Manager, Chapter and Volunteer Relations