|IGDA Board of Directors Elections|
Every year, nominations for the IGDA Board of Directors are opened up to fill seats left by board members whose terms are expiring or for those whose seats have been vacated. Anyone interested in running for the Board of Directors who meets the requirements to become a board member can nominate themselves.
Board nomination packets are downloaded off the page for that current year’s elections. For the 2016 election, please go here.
In 2012, some changes were made to the IGDA Board and to the nomination process for election to the IGDA's Board of Directors. The changes were made based on feedback from board members, previous board candidates, IGDA members, as well as various suggestions and proposals that have been provided over the past few years. The key changes made were as follows:
Board Size Reduced: The Board size was reduced from 12-15 members, down to 9 members: 6 elected and 3 appointed.
Each year an updated packet, procedures manual, and elections schedule will be made available here on our website as well as through email to all of our members.
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