2023 FLC Elections

The 2023 Elections

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The FLC Election Cycle has begun and the 2023 Call for Nominations is now open. The deadline for submitting your nomination is January 28, 2023. Download the submission form herePlease submit all nominations to: [email protected]

Any Consortium Representative (designated lab or agency representative) or Consortium Participant (federal lab personnel supporting tech transfer) may submit nominations to the Nominating Committee. Self-nominations are encouraged.

Eligibility for election as a Nationally Elected Officer shall be limited to Laboratory Representatives, Agency Representatives and Consortium Participants. All nominations will be approved by the Agency Representative the nominee represents.

The National positions that are open include:

  • Chair
  • Vice Chair
  • Member-At-Large

The term of office is October 1, 2023 - September 30, 2025.

The FLC Chair shall preside at all meetings of the Consortium, the Executive Board and the Executive Committee at which he/she is present. The Chair shall also serve as chief executive of the Consortium and, as such, shall be responsible for executing the policies and directives of the Executive Board and the Consortium Members.

The FLC Vice Chair shall preside at all meetings of the Consortium, the Executive Board and the Executive Committee in the absence of the Chair. The Vice Chair shall assist the Chair in carrying out the functions of the chief executive as agreed by the Chair and shall fulfill those in the absence or unavailability of the Chair.

The Member-At-Large represents the Consortium membership to the Executive Board, chairs ad hoc committees at the Consortium Chair or Vice Chair discretion and assists the Regional Coordinator in the regional subdivision in which they are located. (One Member-At-Large will be elected).

The Regional positions that are open include: 

  • Mid-Continent Regional and Deputy Regional Coordinators
  • Northeast Regional and Deputy Regional Coordinators
  • Southeast Regional and Deputy Regional Coordinators

Regional Coordinators serve as members of the Executive Board and Executive Committee, shall maintain liaison between the Executive Board and the Consortium Members in their respective regions, and shall keep the Executive Board advised on regional matters and issues. They also serve as a point of contact and referral agent for Consortium Members within the region and for the public and private sectors.

Deputy Regional Coordinators shall assist the Regional Coordinator in their responsibilities and shall represent their region in the absence or unavailability of the Regional Coordinator.

For questions and/or to submit your nomination via email contact: [email protected]

Download the submission form here and submit before the deadline.

 

Election Timeline

Submission Period December 28, 2022 - January 28, 2023
Voting Period February 28 - March 29, 2023
Election Results March 30, 2023