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We Encourage:

We specifically encourage applications from women, minorities, veterans, persons with disabilities, adults of all ages, various geographical regions, and all levels of the game to self-nominate themselves to be considered for United Soccer Coaches Board of Directors election


November 2: Nomination period opens (Noon CST)
November 30: Nomination period closes (11:59 PM CST)
December 1-10: Committee reviews and selects the nominees
December 12: Nominees contacted
December 14: Nominees announced to the membership
January 4-13: Elections open to membership
January 13: Voting closes (11:00 CST)
January 13: Winner announced at the annual membership meeting

About the Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is responsible for determining the association’s mission and purpose, ensuring effective organizational planning, providing financial oversight, and determining and monitoring United Soccer Coaches programming. Candidates should possess strong leadership and communication skills, the willingness to think critically and share ideas, a passion for serving the association, as well as, qualities, skills, and attributes that strengthen the diversity of the Board of Directors. Candidates must be a current member of the Association. The Vice President will serve for four consecutive years, followed by one-year terms as President and Immediate Past President (in total, 6 years of service).

Board members are expected to attend meetings regularly and contribute to the strategic mission of United Soccer Coaches. The role of a Board Member can vary depending on committee service and current tasks of the board, however, members can expect to participate in monthly phone calls, weekly/monthly tasks, and other official business of the Board of Directors. View our Board of Director Members.

To be considered for the Board of Directors, members must self-nominate by completing the application. If you’re interested in informing the committee of your support for a nominee, please use this link to inform the Nominations and Elections Committee prior to the close of the nomination period.

All questions regarding the nomination process can be directed to elections@unitedsoccercoaches.org.