Seeking Committee Volunteers

The Guild of Book Workers is currently seeking volunteers for the committees listed below. The deadline for volunteers to express interest is October 31st.  

 

The Board of Directors will vote to approve committee membership at the November 2019 meeting.

 

You must be a Guild member to serve on a committee.

 

Nominating Committee (3-5 members)

Duties include:

- Solicit nominations for the annual election cycle

- Publicize the call for nominations through various GBW outlets.

- Confirm a willingness to run for office with nominees

- Review nominations and send a proposed ballot to the Board of Directors for final approval.

Time commitment: December 2019 - May 2020

 

Awards Committee (3 members)

Traditionally, one of the current year's award winners will serve as chair of the committee.

Duties include:

- Solicit nominations for the Laura Young (service to GBW) and Lifetime Achievement awards

- Publicize the call for nominations through various GBW outlets. 

- Review nominations and make recommendations to the Board of Directors for final approval

- Maintain a list of potential awardees for future years.

Time commitment: December 2019-May 2020

 

In addition, we are seeking general volunteers for all GBW Standing Committees, which include:

Journal 

Library

Standards 

Exhibitions

Newsletter

Membership 

Communications 

 

Please email GBW President Bexx Caswell at president@guildofbookworkers.org by October 31st to volunteer.

 

Many Thanks, 

Bexx Caswell

President, Guild of Book Workers

president@guildofbookworkers.org