National Nominating Committee

Chaired by the NEAFCS Immediate Past President, this committee is composed of two members elected from each of the four regions at the Regional Business Meetings. The Chair serves as a non-voting member except in the case of a tie. The National Nominating Committee is responsible for:

  • selecting a slate of officers for National Officers and Regional Directors
  • presenting slate to the voting delegates

Nominating Committee 2020-2021

Central Region
Chelsey Byers-Gerstenecker, Illinois
Rita Ussatis, North Dakota
Jessica Trussell, Missouri (Alternate)

Eastern Region
Karen Ensle, New Jersey
Mandel Smith, Pennsylvania 
Lynn James, Pennsylvania (Alternate)

Southern Region
Brittany Martin, Texas
Karen Munden, Virginia
Ines Beltran, Georgia (Alternate)

Western Region
Kayla Wells, Washington
Ashley Dixon, Arizona
Sheila Gains, Colorado (Alternate)