PMINYC Board Nominations & Election

Election 2020 Positions

The chapter will open nominations for the following positions:


All terms begin January 1, 2021, and are two years in duration.

If you are interested in nominating yourself or a fellow PMINYC member for one of the positions, please review the applicable role description by clicking on each position above.

If you have questions about a position that are not answered in the role description, the Nominations & Elections Committee encourages you to contact the incumbent.



Eligibility Requirements

Please be aware that campaigning or endorsements are strictly forbidden. PMI Component Policies and our Component Agreement between PMI and PMINYC state the following:

In accordance with PMI® policies, practices, procedures, rules and directives, no funds or resources of PMI® or the PMINYC CHAPTER may be used to support the election of any candidate or group of candidates for PMI®, PMINYC CHAPTER or public office. No other type of organized electioneering, communications, fund-raising or other organized activity on behalf of a candidate shall be permitted.

The PMINYC CHAPTER Nominations & Elections Committee, or other applicable body designated by the PMINYC CHAPTER, will be the sole elicitor(s) and distributor(s) of all election materials for PMINYC CHAPTER elected positions. In accordance with PMI® rules, if a PMINYC CHAPTER member individually approaches a candidate, then the candidate may engage in a one-on-one conversation with that member.

Qualifications for PMINYC Officer Positions

To hold office as an elected officer on the Chapter’s Board of Directors, an individual must meet the broad requirements as governed by Chapter Bylaws (click here to review the Bylaws).

Only members in good standing of PMI® and of the PMINYC CHAPTER shall (a.) be eligible to vote, (b.)  be eligible to hold office at the PMINYC CHAPTER, and (c.) be eligible to serve in any volunteer capacity at the PMINYC CHAPTER.

"Members in Good Standing" shall be defined as PMINYC CHAPTER Members who:

  1. have paid both PMI® and PMINYC CHAPTER dues, and 
  2. do not have any ethics violations reported against them, investigated, proven and adjudicated within the past 6 years, and
  3. have not been removed, for cause, from their position while serving in any capacity with PMI® or the PMINYC CHAPTER within the past 6 years.


How to Apply

Contribute to your profession, expand your network, and - if you are a PMP,  PgMP,  PfMP,  PMI-ACP, PMI-RP or PMI-SP - earn valuable PDUs for recertification as well. In 2020, members of the PMI New York Chapter will elect Six fellow members to serve as Officers of the PMINYC Board starting in 2021.

Nomination Procedure

Members can submit nominations for themselves or another member. (PLEASE inform those whom you nominate.) Please review the eligibility requirements and job profiles before submitting a nomination. To be considered for nomination or to nominate someone to ONE of the SIX positions that are up for election, please fill out the eligibility questionnaire below and email the requested information to the Nominations and Elections Committee at [email protected]

To Nominate Yourself                                 

Board Interest and Candidate Self-Nomination Form

To Nominate a fellow PMINYC Member 

Board Interest and Candidate Third Party Nomination Form



Nomination & Election Milestones

November 20, 2020 Nominations Open
November 29, 2020 Nominations Close
December 14, 2020 Voting begins
December 28, 2020 Voting ends
January 1, 2021 Terms Begin


Be sure to vote!

Sign in to  and ensure that your email address is up to date.  Your profile email address will apply for all communications regarding the election, including distribution of electronic ballots and auditing of election results.  It is crucial! 

You can expect nominations for the PMINYC Board to occur during the fall with the election scheduled to run towards the end of December 2020. The Board will announce the specific dates.

Have you considered running for office?  If so, please email [email protected]  We'll promptly answer your questions and provide you with guidance and advice on ways to bolster your credentials and help you prepare for a fulfilling experience.

  • Find more information about the by-laws here
  • Here are the current officers and their role descriptions, here
  • Here is a summary of the offices up for election in 2020 here


Questions about the Nominations and Elections process should be directed to [email protected]


Election FAQs

Refer to Election FAQs which cover

  • Who are the current officers for PMINYC? What do they do?
  • Should I consider running for office?
  • How much of a commitment does it entail?
  • What will I do in order to be nominated and elected?
  • What if I just want to volunteer? What volunteer opportunities are available?
  • Will I be able to vote in this year’s election?
  • and more.....


For questions contact [email protected]