Listed below are the requirements for candidacy for the IPA Board of Directors.
All Positions: Nominees shall not occupy any appointed or elected office of any other polka association. No nomination shall be valid unless agreed to by the nominee, either orally or in writing, at the time of the nomination.
President (1-yr. term) and 1st Vice President (2-yr. term)–Nominee must have served at least two or more years on the Executive Board.
The following positions are a 2-yr. term and require nominees to be a member in good standing for one full year:
2nd Vice President
Sergeant at Arms
6 Illinois Directors
6 Non-Illiniois Directors
Requirements: Nominees must have the capability to communicate using e-mail and dial-in to conference calls. Meetings are generally held on Tuesdays, but flexibility in this regard is appreciated.