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.