The Leadership Development Committee is currently seeking nominations for President-Elect and Directors for the 2021–2022 IFT Board of Directors. As a member of IFT, your help is needed to nominate the future leaders of our organization. This is your chance to be a part of the exciting changes and growth of your professional organization by nominating yourself or a colleague for IFT President-Elect or the IFT Board of Directors.
The Board of Directors engages in strategic thinking and planning to set the organization’s direction and mobilize resources to ensure IFT’s progress in achieving its mission.
IFT Board leaders are responsible for cultivating a professional community committed to advance the science of food and its application across the global food system. The Board of Directors upholds strategic promises to IFT members to focus on individual development, productive networks, scientific innovation, and issues advocacy.
You may nominate yourself for IFT President-Elect or Board member, or you can also nominate a peer or colleague. Nominations must be completed and submitted by 5 p.m. (CT) on Friday, January 29, 2021 in order to be considered.
To learn more about the Board of Directors nomination process, please review the Candidate Guide.
We are hosting an informational 60-minute webcast on the nominations and selection process and encourage anyone interested in submitting a nomination to attend.
Leadership Nominations Webcast
Tuesday, January 19 | 1–2 p.m. (CT)
"Being on the Board allowed me to be actively involved in important decisions to allow IFT to grow as times changed. Though it was hard work, I loved it and have some wonderful memories."