USEF Accepting President Nominations

Lizzy SchultzAg Group, Equestrian, Equine, USEF

USEF-logo-2 The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) is accepting nominations for the position of President. Eligible nominees must have served on the Board of Directors within the last six years, must demonstrate an understanding of the critical importance of USEF’s role in international sport, and must have an appreciation of the dynamics and diversity of the sport nationally.

The elected individual will serve as the chairman of, and preside at, all meetings of the Board of Directors, ensure that the Board of Directors-approved plans are followed and implemented by overseeing the reporting from the Councils, guide the strategic growth and direction of the USEF as approved by the Board of Directors, and preside over the volunteer leadership structure to provide inspiration and encouragement to all those who serve and contribute their time and talents.

Nominations may be submitted online by active USEF members, and will be accepted by the Nominating Committee February 15-March 31, 2016. Visit the USEF website for more information and to submit a nomination.

The Nominating Committee will submit its nomination for President to the Board of Directors no later than May 20, 2016. At the Mid-Year Meeting in June, the Board of Directors will elect a new President whose term will begin in January 2017 and end in January 2021.