The International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD) has four Board of Directors positions open and two Membership Committee positions open in the upcoming elections. The IALD's call for nominations closes Friday, July 13, 2007. The Nominations and Elections Committee is accepting nominations to fill one Membership Chair seat, three Directors seats on the IALD Board of Directors, and two Representative to the Membership Committee seats, each with a two-year term. Any IALD member interested in being nominated or any member interested in nominating a candidate may place a ballot by July 13 in one of two ways:

  • By submitting to the Nominations and Elections Committee a written statement of candidacy indicating name, membership grade, position for which they would like to be considered, and a brief statement of qualifications and interest.

  • A voting member of IALD may nominate candidates for all positions in writing. Individuals with the greatest number of nominations from membership for each position (with a minimum of the greater of 10 nominations or two percent of the voting membership) will be placed on the ballot. Nominations must be submitted in writing. Nominations and information may be sent to the Chair of the Nominations and Elections Committee, care of the IALD office, addressed to the IALD headquarters located at Merchandise Mart, Suite 9-104, 200 World Trade Center, Chicago, IL 60654; via email to; or by fax +1312-527-3680.