Board and Officer Nominations 2024

The NBA Nominating Committee will be preparing a slate of officers and directors to stand for election at the Fall 2024 NBA Professional Development Conference. If you, or someone you know, would be interested in the opportunity to serve NBA, please complete the form below.

Available Positions

The following positions are available to be filled:

  • Vice President
  • Secretary
  • Director
  • Director
  • Director

Expiring Terms and Eligibility

Kathleen Cantrell‘s term as Vice President is up in the fall of 2024; she is eligible for another director position or an officer position.

Cindy Olmstead‘s term as Secretary is up in the fall of 2024; she is eligible for another officer position or a director position.

Current Board Members Eligible for Officer Positions

  • Kyle DeJute
  • Anna Werner


To nominate a member for the board of directors or for a position, use the below form. Nominations must be submitted by February 1, 2024 at 12:00a ET.


You may submit nominations in the form of a letter if you prefer. Be sure to include any background information and pertinent experience pertaining to the nominee. To submit by letter, you can mail to:

National Braille Association
c/o Nominations Committee
21 Goodway Drive #142
Rochester, New York 14623

Mail postmarked before February 1, 2024 will be considered.