MEPRA Board Elections 2018 – Call For Nominations

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We are looking for passionate MEPRA Members from across the Middle East region who are committed to diving forward key initiatives for the communications industry. These initiatives will be focused on promoting standards of excellence, sharing knowledge and building the capabilities of professionals in the region.

As we enter the next phase for MEPRA, a new board structure will take form to extend the opportunity for a wider selection of members to be involved. Nominations are open for two board levels:

MEPRA Strategy Board 

The MEPRA Strategy Board will help identify and shape the strategy for MEPRA moving forward, particularly around our major initiatives including the Leadership Majilis, Academy and Awards ceremony. A Strategy Board Member will be committing to four meetings per year plus time allocated for sub committee planning and projects.

MEPRA Executive Board 

The MEPRA Executive board will work closely with MEPRA staff to implement initiatives throughout the year. This board is the decision-making body of the Association, comprised of a Chair, Vice Chair, Treasurer, Secretary plus a small group of Executive Directors. An Executive Board Member will be committing to twelve meetings per year plus time allocated for sub committee planning and projects.
Executive Board positions available for nomination in 2018 include:

  • Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • Executive Director(s)

By committing yourself as a MEPRA board member, you will be working towards an industry collective goal to:

Raise awareness and build understanding of public relations in the Middle East, both as a profession and as a driver of organisational reputation. We do so by promoting industry standards, sharing knowledge and thought leadership and building the capabilities of professionals in region.

To find out more about the board election process and roles, click here

To download the nomination form, click here

Please note you may nominate yourself of others.

Please submit your completed applications to sabrina@mepra.org by COB Thursday 18th January 2018

Voting and election announcements will take place during the MEPRA Annual General Meeting to be held on 5 February 2018, 8.30am – 11.00am. The AGM invitation will be sent with nomination announcements. Please save the date!