2017 Call for Nominations

NACE Members, here's your opportunity to serve in a leadership role for the National Board of Directors for the National Association for Catering and Events (NACE). 

NACE follows a slate process instead of an open election for the National Board of Directors. We are currently recruiting for Secretary of the board. All applicants for this position will be reviewed and vetted by the nominations committee.

2017 Application Process
Each interested candidate should review the information included in the Candidate Kit and complete the Candidate Form. In this kit you will find:

  • Candidate intent to run form
  • Board member candidate selection criteria
  • Position description 
  • Slate selection process
  • Leadership profile form, with biography/campaign statement
  • Reimbursement guidelines sheet

We will accept all nominations until 5:00 PM PST on Monday, March 27, 2017, via US Mail, overnight delivery or electronic means (we encourage you to submit your materials electronically). Candidates who do not meet the qualifications will be notified by Friday, March 31, 2017.

The nominating committee will meet to review all applications and present a candidate to the NACE Board of Directors for approval. Upon the board’s approval, the candidate will be presented to the NACE delegates at the July membership meeting.

If you have any questions, you can contact me at 650-240-2300 x102, or by e-mail: greg@cateredtoo.com.

Please accept my personal appreciation for your interest and willingness to serve NACE. It is YOUR dedication that makes us great! Thank you again for participating in this exciting and important association leadership process.


Greg Casella, CPCE
Chair, 2017 Nominations Committee
Past National President