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, 2019 for election in March of 2019 are:
(a) Coordinates development and review of Therapeutic Touch curriculum and teaching guidelines
(b) Develops the components of education for the process of practice and teaching
(c) Oversees The Association’s Continuing Education process
(d) Collaborates with the Programs Trustee to ensure synchrony between Therapeutic Touch education standards and practice
(a) Collaborates with Membership and Education Trustee to develop resources for regional representatives and practice groups
(b) Facilitates the development of sponsored and co-sponsored conferences of The Association, including international and regional conferences and International Congresses
(c) Acts as liaison with organizations that are providing Therapeutic Touch programs
(d) Oversees and coordinates TTIA programs
(e) In collaboration with Education Trustee conducts a periodic learning needs assessment for TT programming
A list of current Board members and descriptions for each office can be found at: http://therapeutictouch.org/board-of-trustees/
After February 21st, 2019 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.