American Sewing Guild | Ft. Lauderdale Chapter

Call for Nominations

We have open positions for President, Secretary and Treasurer. Committee chairs are also needed to carry out other
necessary functions.

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This is a call for nominations for candidates to seek election or be appointed to the Chapter Advisory Board for 2024 Nominations are open for President, Secretary and Treasurer. Committee chairs are also needed to carry out other necessary functions. If you are interested in a position or want to nominate someone (with their permission), the form below is your opportunity to have input into the process to surface potential candidates. Chapter members may nominate themselves within the nomination period.

Each elected term is for one year starting on January 1 and ending December 31. All other CAB appointed positions will be filled after the election held at our annual meeting on Saturday November 4, 2023. All candidates for nomination must be an ASG member in good standing and a member of the Fort Lauderdale Chapter.

DUE DATE: Copy and return this form to Rosanne Costa, the nominating committee chairperson, by Aug. 1, 2023.
Mail to: 2900 SW 22nd Circle, Apt. 22A1, Delray Beach, FL 33445 or email [email protected]

PRESIDENT: ______________ Telephone No.____

Oversees Chapter activities. Serves as advisor to entire membership. Conducts board meetings, submits reports, plans budget, stays abreast of information disseminated by ASG headquarters. Computer word processing and email skills highly desired. One year’s service on the FTL Chapter CAB is strongly preferred.

SECRETARY: _________________ Telephone No. ______

Distributes and keeps records of the minutes of the CAB meetings and Chapter Annual meeting. Submits CAB Change Form. Computer skills/email highly desired.

TREASURER: _______________ Telephone No. ____

Responsible for chapter bank accounts. Works with President to prepare annual budget. Submits quarterly ASG reports to Headquarters. Experience with Microsoft Excel highly desired.


  • Vice President- Assumes duties of President if President is unable to function. Computer skills/Microsoft Excel and email highly desired. May be a signatory on chapter bank accounts. May be asked to chair a committee.
  • Media – Coordinates social media and other media matters. Computer skills required.
  • Membership – Maintains current membership information in conjunction with ASG. Distributes welcome packets and other information. Computer skills/Excel and email highly desired.
  • Newsletter Editor – Responsible for all aspects of the printing/designing/publishing newsletter four times per year. Oversees mailing process. Computer desktop publishing skills and working with electronic images mandatory.
  • Retail Liaison – Solicits advertising revenue from area retailers. Periodically visits retailers to renew ad/discount agreements. One liaison each for Port St. Lucie, Palm Beach County and Broward County.
  • Special Events – Plans at least two (2) programs or events per year. Oversees all program planning initiatives. Interfaces with guest sewing speakers and facility coordinators. Computer skills/Excel & email highly desired.

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