NACE National Board Elections

Positions Available and Nominees To-Date

The following is a list of the positions up for election in 2024. This list includes the names of all nominees to-date whose eligibility has been verified by the Nominations and Elections committee.

The presence of nominee names below does not mean nominations for that position are closed. Nominations are being accepted for all positions until May 16 at 11:59 PM EDT.

Members interested in submitting a nomination should carefully review the nominations information package, which includes details on the nomination process, eligibility requirements, and National Board position descriptions.

Last Updated: April 20, 2024

  • President-Elect (one seat available, one-year term)
    • Verified Nominees
      • Jill Vidal-Raines, CPCE
  • Vice President (one seat available, one-year term)
    • Verified Nominees
      • Lyn Gleasure, CPCE, CMP
  • Secretary/Treasurer (one seat available, one-year term)
    • Verified Nominees
      • Dana Kadwell, CPCE
  • CLC Director (one seat available, two-year term)
  • At-Large Director (one seat available, two-year term)
  • Special Election: At-Large Director (special one-year term, one seat available)

Note: The Special Election for a one-year At-Large Director seat results from a sitting At-Large Director running for another office. NACE Bylaws allow a sitting At-Large Director to vacate the second year of their second term to run for another office. As described in NACE Bylaws, the remaining year of At-Large Director service is filled by election.

Elections Timeline

  • April 2 - Announcement of Nominations and Elections
  • April 9 - Webinar on National Board Leadership Opportunities, Nominations and Elections
  • April 16 - Nominations Open
  • May 15 - Chapter Delegate Counts Calculated
  • May 16 - Nominations Close
  • May 22 - Final Candidate List Confirmed to National Board of Directors
  • May 22 - Final Candidate List Announced to Membership
  • June 21 - Chapter Delegate List Deadline
  • Late June/Early July - Virtual Meet the Candidates for All Members
  • July 21 - Candidate Meet and Greet and Q&A for Delegates at Experience 2024 in Denver, Colorado
  • July 21 - Elections Conducted at Experience 2024 in Denver, Colorado
  • Fall 2024 - NACE Strategic Retreat (in person or virtual TBD)
  • Q4 2024 - Officer and Director Onboarding and Transition
  • January 1, 2025 - 2025 Board Terms Begin

    Important Links

    • Nominations Package - This PDF file contains information on national board positions, eligibility, and the nominations and elections process. [Updated April 16, 2024]
    • Submit a Nomination - Nominations must be submitted by May 16, 2024 at 11:59 PM EDT. In fairness to all nominees, extensions will not be granted.
    • Delegate Submission Form for Chapters - This form will open after delegate allocations are announced on May 16, 2024. Chapters must compete their delegate submission forms by June 21 at 5:00 PM EDT.

    Advancing by Succession

    The following National Board members will advance by succession:

    Michelle Stansfield, CPCE

    President (2025)

    Michelle Stansfield, CPCE
    Principal Planner
    Chic Productions

    La Quinta, California

    Michelle Dunnick, CPCE, MBA

    Immediate Past President (2025)

    Michelle Dunnick, CPCE, MBA
    Director of Events & Social Impact

    New Orleans, Louisiana


    Continuing Term

    The following board member will continue a two-year At-Large Director term:


    Gil Hall, CPCE, CMP

    At-Large Director (2024-2025(

    Gil Hall, CPCE, CMP
    Portfolio Community Manager
    First Service Residential
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania





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