Call for Nominations of CALA Midwest Chapter 2017 Election

Dear CALA Midwest Chapter Members:

In order to exercise your membership privilege, CALA Midwest Chapter annual election is going to be underway. According to CALA Bylaws, Article VI (Officers) and VII (Nominations and Elections), the CALA Midwest Chapter Nomination Committee 2016-2017, invites you to nominate your fellow chapter members or self-nominate yourself for the 2017-2018 Vice President position(1-year term?) and the treasurer position (2-year term).

All nominees are welcome to provide:

1. A biographical sketch of no more than 250 words that includes the nominee’s name, title, employment, CALA activities, and professional awards/honors.

2. A professional statement for the position you are running for of no more than 250 words.

3. All nominees need to be an individual CALA member in good standing with a record of participation in the activities and functions at CALA and its Midwest Chapter. (If you have not yet renewed your CALA membership this year, you will need to renew before accepting nomination.)

Please kindly send your nomination materials in Word format to any of the CALA 2015-2016 Nominating Committee members: Fu Zhuo at zhuof at Lijun Xue at lxue at

The deadline for submitting your nominations is March 24, 2017. Election will take place in early April, 2017.

We appreciate your spirit of volunteer service and look forward to receiving your nominations! Thank you!

CALA Midwest Chapter Nomination Committee 2016-2017
Fu Zhuo (Chair) – zhuof at
Lijun Xue – lxue at