JETAANY Executive Officer Election 2020

Platforms for JETAANY Executive Officers are due March 13th

Contact elections@jetaany.org if you have any questions

Are you interested in getting involved with the JET Alumni Association in New York?  JETAANY is looking for new leaders, organizers, and awesome alumni to help grow the chapter! We are accepting platforms on what makes you a good candidate and how you can take JETAANY to the next level.

Available positions:

  • President
  • Vice President
  • Treasurer
  • Secretary

Positions are held for one year starting April 1 and ending March 31 the following year. Position descriptions are on the JETAANY website.

If you wish to be considered for a JETAANY Executive Officer position, send your platform to elections@jetaany.org by March 13, 2020.  In accordance with our bylaws, the selection of executive officers will be made by the Board of Directors based on the platforms that are received. Results will be announced April 1, 2020  

Requirements:

  • JET Program Alumnus
  • Reside in the JETAA New York network (New York, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey)

Platforms:

  • Your platform should be a Word file, Platform should be 1-page or less
  • Share with us your JET history, what you believe will make you a great leader of the organization, and how your skills can benefit the alumni in the chapter.Include your JET history along with what will make you a great leader of the organization.

Not interested in an elected position, but still want to lend your talents to support JETAANY?  There are ample opportunities to take an active role by helping to plan our larger events, including the pre-departure seminar, career forums, monthly meet-ups, nihongo-dake gatherings, karaoke nights, yukata crawls, book clubs, running club, sub-chapter meet-ups, craft and cooking nights, and much more!  

And if you’re technically or organizationally gifted, we can always use your help with behind-the-scenes tasks like managing databases, grant writing, budgeting, designing programs, and keeping our website and social media up to date.

For all this, and more, please reach out to Monica Yuki at monica.yuki@jetaausa.com from the JETAANY Board of Directors.