Board of Director Elections


Nominations Now Being Accepted for 2021 Board of Directors

Elections for commercial and cooperative company seats on the 2021 NTCA Board of Directors for the Northeast and Southwest regions will be held this spring. Individuals eligible to run for a board seat are members of NTCA–The Rural Broadband Association in good standing who are employees, directors or members of a cooperative or commercial telco.


Elections for the Northeast and Southwest regions, for both cooperative and commercial seats, will take place via mail ballots. Election ballots will be mailed to all eligible voting members in March. More information about election procedures will follow as ballots are distributed.

To seek a board position, submit an official NTCA nomination form along with a letter of intent, head shot and bio. The deadline to receive materials is February 3. Video messages will be accepted, but are not a requirement. Candidates will have an opportunity to address members during the 2020 Rural Telecom Industry Meeting & EXPO (RTIME), which takes place February 16-19 in Phoenix.

Several additional resources are available to help you decide if you would like to run for a board position:

Send all submissions to or to: NTCA Vice President of Member Experience, Lori Fischetti, ATTN: Board Nominations, 4121 Wilson Blvd., Suite 1000, Arlington, VA 22203-1801.