Thursday November 3, 2022
5:00 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. Live Recording of Presidential Release with Mark Riccobono
National Federation of the Blind President Mark Riccobono will record the live national broadcast for the monthly presidential release message. Convention attendees will be able to participate live in the room during the event and share their California spirit.
6:15 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Board of Directors Meeting
President, Tim Elder
Meetings of the Board of Directors are open to the public. Please join us as we discuss hybrid voting and nominations policies, greet our scholarship finalists and hear from National Federation of the Blind President Mark Riccobono. All first timers should attend. We will recognize rookies at the end of the board meeting.
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8:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Nominating Committee, By Invitation Only
Chairperson, Ever Lee Hairston
This is a closed meeting for the members of the Nominating Committee, invited prospective candidates and the National Representative. The members of the Nominating Committee are the current members of the Board of Directors listed elsewhere in this agenda and on the NFB of California website. The committee will recommend candidates for the Board of Directors. The candidates will be introduced on Friday afternoon during General Session I. The convention will vote on the nominated candidates along with any other nominations from the floor during our Sunday morning session. Candidates wishing to be nominated are encouraged to speak with President Tim Elder and Chairperson Ever Hairston in advance of the meeting. We generally invite interested candidates to interview with the committee and let potential nominees discover who else is interested in being nominated for positions.