Position: Coach, Regional Chair Cohort
Committee: Regional Chairs-Elect Cohort (2022), Regional Chairs Cohort (2023)
Term: January 2022 - June 2023

The Regional Chair Cohort Coach 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 Regional Affairs Committee (RAC) Chair and Chair-Designate.

The Regional Chair Cohort Coach serves 18 months: one (1) year with the 2022 cohort of regional Chairs-Elect and six (6) months with them in 2023 as regional Chairs, until the 2023 Annual Conference & Expo. The coach works with the Chair-Elect cohort to foster collegiality and support their transition into their regional Chair role. As a former regional Chair, the coach will share perspectives on managing the work of a regional team, promote the sharing of best practices between regions, and provide on-going support and professional development.

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

Position description updated August 2021.

Applications for this position will be accepted from September 10, 2021 to October 10, 2021.

Major Functions and Responsibilities
Volunteer Commitment
Required Qualifications
Relationships