This position is open to any Kountry Klub member in good standing who owns a Newmar Recreational Vehicle. The candidates shall have no ownership in, or be employed with, any RV dealership. It is a three year term starting August 1, 2021.
The Members-at-Large are elected by the general membership. They are also members of the Kountry Klub Board of Directors, representing all members. Members who intend to run for this position must file with the International Directors, IN WRITING, no later than March 1, 2021 to: Ron & Wanda Llewellyn, International Directors, Newmar Kountry Klub, PO Box 30, Nappanee, IN 46550 or by email to email@example.com.
All candidates will have the opportunity to submit a picture and an article to be published in the April and June issues of the Konnection, on the Klub’s website and in The Happenings email. All candidates will also be offered the opportunity to address those attending the opening ceremonies during the International Rally. If for some reason a candidate is unable to attend the International Rally, they may designate someone to read their comments to the membership.
The voting will be done by secret ballot during the Kountry Klub Business Meeting held during the International Rally. If you do not plan on attending the International Rally, and wish to vote, you may request a ballot from the Kountry Klub office. This must be done in writing or by email. Ballots must be returned to the Klub office no later than June 20, 2021. The unopened ballots will be securely kept and taken to the International Rally where the votes will be counted by those appointed. The Members-at-Large will be determined by the candidate receiving the most votes on the first ballot.
As a member of the Board of Directors, you will be working closely with the International Directors, the Klub office staff, Region Directors and other Board Members. You should be available to travel and attend Board Meetings as necessary. You should have a good understanding of the Mission and Goals of the Newmar Kountry Klub and a good understanding of how the Klub functions. You should be a good public relations person with good oral, computer and written communication skills. You will write articles for the Konnection magazine. In addition, you will answer any inquiries you receive from the general membership. You are responsible for reporting membership information, ideas and concerns as well as suggested recommendations for review by the Board of Directors.
Benefits: You will be reimbursed for Klub related office expenses, Board Meeting travel and rallies and special Klub functions you attend on behalf of the Kountry Klub. You will receive a rebate on your choice of a new Newmar Recreational Vehicle, renewal of membership and Konnection magazine subscription while in office, title and name sign, name badges; and special recognition at all Newmar Kountry Klub functions you attend.