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IEC Chesapeake Calls for Executive Committee Nominations


IEC Chesapeake’s Nominating Chair Mike Knecht is asking for your assistance in identifying potential members willing to serve in the following leadership positions:

  • President
  • Vice President
  • Secretary/Treasurer

A vital component to our Chapter successfully meeting the goals set before us is the strength and diversity of our Executive Committee and Board of Directors.

Qualifications for the Executive Committee:

  • Must be a contractor member (or employee of contractor member) in good standing
  • Any candidate for the position of President or Vice President shall have held the position of a committee chairperson or the office of Secretary/Treasurer for the ...
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