Application Qualifications and Selection Timeline

Region Advisors support District success by working with the District Directors, Program Quality Directors, Club Growth Directors, and District Public Relations Managers in their efforts to fulfill the District mission of building new clubs and supporting all clubs in achieving excellence. Here is a message from your First Vice President.

Qualifications of Region Advisor Applicants

  • Be an active member of a club in good standing
  • Have served 12 months as Immediate Past District Director (IPDD)
  • Have served 12 months as District Director (DD)
  • Have served 12 months in one (1) of the following two (2) roles:
    • Program Quality Director (PQD), or Club Growth Director (CGD)
  • Be available for training and travel as needed
  • Have consistent access to email and Internet service
  • Individuals who are serving in an elected or appointed District-level (including Area and Division) role may not apply in the same program year in which they are completing their term.
  • Individuals for whom an International Officer or Director Letter of Intent is on file at World Headquarters may not apply for or be selected as a Region Advisor.

Region Advisor Selection Timeline

  • Applications are reviewed through October
  • In November, interviews are conducted with all applicants
  • Recommendations are submitted to the Board of Directors in January
  • The Board of Directors review and approve recommendations
  • All applicants are contacted, those not moving forward will be notified and appointments are announced no later than mid-March
  • Appointees begin their terms on April 1

Applications for the 2023-2024 Region Advisor term year are due by September 30

  • A live (virtual or in-person) training video submission is mandatory with your application. 
  • For training video requirements and guidelines, please click here.
  • For tips on submitting a high-quality video, please click here.

To learn more about the Region Advisor role and selection process, please see the link and passcode below to the recording of the Region Advisor Panel Discussion, moderated by Past International President and Past Region Advisor, Lark Doley.

Region Advisor Panel Discussion Webinar



For additional information, please visit our FAQ page and review Policy 10.0: Region Advisors and the Region Advisor Handbook before applying.

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Region Advisor Application

Applications for the 2023-2024 Region Advisor term year will be available in July 2022

Region Advisor Application - Training Video Requirements

Training video requirements and guidelines will be available in July 2022

Region Advisor Handbook

Review this handbook to prepare for your application process

Policy 10.0

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