Join the Board

    Ready to take your professional development to the next level? Know someone looking for an opportunity to lead? Consider applying for our board of directors. 

    SMPS St. Louis is seeking qualified and energetic volunteers who want to take a leadership role in developing and advancing the Chapter’s education, networking, and business development opportunities for its members. The board also ensures the chapter remains fiscally responsible for our members today and in the future. SMPS St. Louis is led by 11 SMPS members who volunteer their time to lead the chapter. 

    All Board members are required to participate in monthly Board meetings and are expected to conduct monthly meetings with their committees as necessary to successfully meet their respective goals. A position on the SMPS St. Louis Board of Directors can: 

    • Build your leadership and communications skills.
    • Enhance your company’s image within the industry.
    • Provide you with a positive, career-building experience.
    • Give you the opportunity to share your knowledge and skills in support of a local, professional organization.
    • Create valuable and lasting connections with people across the industry.
    • Make industry networking an easier task.
    • And so much more!

    Serving on the board is one of the best ways to connect with other members and learn together. If you are interested in working with current and future leaders in marketing and business development in the A|E|C industry, serving on the Board of Directors might be a good fit.

    Positions Available

    Nominations are typically open for the following positions. Self-nominations are welcomed. (one-year position, unless otherwise noted below):

    • President-Elect (three-year position)
    • Treasurer-Elect (two-year position)
    • Secretary (two-year position)
    • Programs Director 
    • Communications Director
    • Membership Director
    • Education Director
    • Sponsorship Director
    • Director-at-Large


    How Do I Apply?

    Each year, the Nominations and Elections Committee issues a Call for Nominations to our membership for various available Board of Directors positions. The Call for Nominations is typically issued in March. 

    Nominations may be made by individual members; self-nominations are welcomed. Position descriptions and eligibility information can be found in the Call for Nominations Packet. 

    Nominations for the 2021-2022 year are now open!

    Nominations are due by 6:00 PM Thursday, April 15, 2021. Learn more.

    If you are interested in being a part of the future leadership of the SMPS St. Louis Chapter, email Sarah Bundy, President-Elect, at [email protected]. Please include the nominee's contact information and area of interest.