Nominating and Election Committee

The NAHRO leadership changes hands biennially with the election of a President and Senior Vice President by the NAHRO membership. Campaigning for biennial elections begins at national conferences in even-numbered years and concludes with the election in the fall in odd-numbered years. NAHRO Associates and Allied Individual members are eligible to seek the office of NAHRO President or Senior Vice President.

The Nominating and Election Committee (N&E) oversees generally the campaign and election process and the implementation and enforcement of the Guidelines for National Office Campaigns, and carries out its duties as specified in Article VII of the NAHRO Constitution The N&E certifies the results of the election and will carry out any recount directed by the Board of Governors in response to a majority of the members present at the time of the announcement of the election results.

The N&E is comprised of two representatives from each Regional Council and a chair appointed by the President.

Nominating and Election Committee

Diane L. Cohen
Deputy Director
Chelsea Housing Authority

New England Regional Council
Anthony J. Vasiliou, PHM, SHM, SPHM
John Hamilton

Middle Atlantic Regional Council
Don E. Bibb, PHM
Kathryn L. Walter

North Central Regional Council
Joseph Anderson
Ralph Jordan

Southastern Regional Council
Shaundra N. Clark, PHM, SPHM,
NAHRO Fellow
Michael Wong

Southwest Regional Council
David P. Lange, PHM
Sherri V. McDade, PHM

Pacific Southwest Regional Council
Suket Dayal
Barbara S. Kauss, PHM

Pacific Northwest Regional Council
Lori McGowan

Mountain Plains Regional Council
Thomas Jefferson
Patti Webster

Quick Links:

Election Webinars:

  • April 8, 1:00 p.m., ET
  • July 22, 1:00 p.m. ET
  • September 9, 1:00 p.m. Et

Staff Liaison:

Sylvia Bowen

Director of Board Relations & Special Projects/Regional Service Officer: MARC
phone 202-289-3500 x 7201 mail Send Sylvia an email