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Application and Selection Process

The application process opens July 15 and submissions are accepted online through September 30.

Instructions for completing the application:

1. Open the form, click inside a form field and type the required text. Be sure to complete all applicable fields on the form.

2. Email your completed application, an optional video, and a photo as attachments to

Only electronic applications will be accepted. Faxed and hard copy applications will not be accepted. Do not submit resumes or curricula vitae.

Timeline of Selection Process

  • Applications are accepted July 15 through September 30.
  • Applications are reviewed throughout September and October.
  • Phone interviews begin in November.
  • The selection committee submits recommendations to the Board of Directors as a whole. Final decisions will not be made until all necessary steps are taken to find the best candidates.
  • The Board of Directors makes final determinations at the February board meeting.
  • All RA applicants are contacted, and appointments are announced at the end of February.
  • Appointees begin their terms March 1.