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The Leadership Fellows Coordinator oversees the NACA® Leadership Fellows Program.

Specific Responsibilities

• Coordinate the Leadership Fellows program, communicating with the Chair of the Board and the NACA Office Education and Development Coordinator on status of applicants, selection, progress of program, etc., as needed and applicable.
• Select fellows and mentors,
• Collaborate with the National Convention Diversity Initiatives Coordinator in planning and implementing Diversity Initiatives Curriculum.
• Coordinate and facilitate mentor/fellow relations via monthly conference calls and on-site at regional conferences and National Convention.
• Communicate with fellows to see how relationship is going.
• Communicate with mentors to see how program is going.
• Be a resource to mentors and fellows for information.
• Develop and facilitate the annual educational session highlighting the Leadership Fellows program at the National Convention (Note: this session will be presented by the current fellows/mentors).


• Preference for the Leadership Fellows Coordinator position may be given to the applicant who is a past Leadership Fellow or Mentor.
• The Leadership Fellows Coordinator must be a full-time professional staff member at a member institution, and must maintain that status throughout the course of the term of office.
• The Leadership Fellows Coordinator must have approval from and support of their institution prior to being appointed to the position (Note: support is defined as financial as well as time out of the office, etc.).

Association Support

The Leadership Fellows Coordinator will receive a reimbursement check for one-half of the double room rate for one night’s lodging for the time they are required to arrive early to attend required meetings.

Term of Service

Two years, beginning May 1 ending April 30 of the second following year. The Leadership Fellows Coordinator may not serve more than two consecutive terms.

Supervision Received

Chair of the NACA Board of Directors

Supervision Exercised

Leadership Fellows and Leadership Mentors

NACA Office Liaison

Education and Development Coordinator