PMA Wants You! (on the Board of Directors)

February 2008
by Terry Nathan, Executive Director

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DIRECTOR’S DESK

by Terry Nathan

Executive Director

PMA Wants You! (on the Board of Directors)

We’re off and running with another new year at PMA. As I flipped through my desk calendar last month, the crisp, new pages boldly announced that it was 2008. Naturally, every new year brings changes—some we embrace enthusiastically, and others we are not so eager to make. Each year, I am saddened to say good-bye to departing board members. This year will be no different, as four members of our close PMA family end their terms in July.

Of course, as old board members leave, new ones arrive, bringing new ideas and new energy. Over the past 15 years, I have had the pleasure and honor of working shoulder to shoulder with some of the most influential and energetic people in the publishing industry. Amazing minds, all of them! 

Each board member serves a two-year term, and has the opportunity to serve a maximum of two consecutive terms. This system creates a very energetic environment and a board that is capable of adapting to the needs of the membership and the independent publishing community. 

The president works closely with the PMA office as well as with the board members. PMA  always has an  acti…IBPA Members – Click here to view the full article (login required).

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