Position: Chair-Designate / Chair
Committee: Regional Affairs Committee (RAC)
Term: January 2024 - December 2025

The RAC Chair-Designate is appointed from members who have successfully completed a three-year term in a regional Chair Stream. The appointment will be made by the NAFSA Vice President for Professional Development and Engagement in consultation with the current Chair and Chair-Designate of RAC.

This position serves for one year (2024) as Regional Affairs Committee (RAC) Chair-Designate and one year (2025) as RAC Chair. The Regional Affairs Committee (RAC) is a national committee made up of the immediate Past Chair of each regional leadership team. Its outcome accountabilities are:

  • Facilitate the alignment of activities between the regional and the national level.
  • Assess needs of regional leaders and design processes, guidelines, tools, training, etc. to serve them.
  • Facilitate the development of sound business and leadership practices in the regions, consistent with the fiduciary obligations of the Association—fiscal, legal, and ethical.

For questions or additional information, please contact the NAFSA Regional Affairs team.

Position description updated September 2023.

NAFSA is not currently accepting applications for this position. Visit NAFSA Volunteer Leadership to learn about available opportunities.
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