2018 Call For Nominations – TTIA Board of Trustees

Call for Board of Trustee Nominations
The Board of Trustees of Therapeutic Touch International Association constitutes the Officers of the Association
Criteria for Board of Trustees:

  • A current member of the Association.
  • Terms of Office – Elected members of the Board of Trustees will serve a three year term to begin on the first day of the month following notification of his/her election.  A trustee shall serve for no more than two (2) consecutive terms in any one position and no more than twelve (12) consecutive years on the Board of Trustees.

Instructions for submitting Officer and Board of Trustee Nominations:

Nominations should be based on valuable service to TTIA or contributions to the practice of the Kunz/Krieger Model of Therapeutic Touch®.  Nominations must be submitted by members of TTIA and a person may nominate themselves. The offices that are up for Nomination in January, 2018 for election in March of 2018 are:


(a) Oversees the credentialing process for the recognition of TT practitioners,  teachers and others, and reviews    the process periodically for currency.
(b) Reviews applications and oversees reviewers
(c) Coordinates the development and implementation of the Association’s peer   reviewed credentialing processes


(a) Oversees membership recruitment, marketing, and retention
(b) Oversees the membership database and directory in conjunction with the Office Manager and Treasurer/Development Trustee
(c) Collaborates with the appropriate Trustees in the development of Regional representatives and Practice Groups to develop resources

International Ambassador

(a) Promotes the practice, knowledge, and research of Krieger-Kunz Therapeutic Touch to the Therapeutic Touch international community
(b) Collaborates and promotes international participation in TTIA
(c) Serves as a link between TTIA and international communities that practice Therapeutic Touch
(d) Diplomatically coordinates consistency of international programs with TTIA standards
(e) Communicates concerns of the international community to TTIA Board of Trustees

A list of current Board members and descriptions for each office can be found at:  http://therapeutictouch.org/board-of-trustees/

After February 21st, 2018  when nominations are due, the Nominating Committee will review the nominations and compile a full list to be presented to the Board of Trustees and the membership for election.