Call for Nominations

“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, what are you doing for others?” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

Are you looking for a way to be more involved in the Albany UU community? The Nominating Committee is issuing a call for nominations for the following positions to be elected at the Annual Meeting in May 2022. These positions offer members of our community an opportunity to shape our collective future and ensure our congregation’s strength through service to Albany UU.


Position                                    Term

President                                 Two years

Vice President                        Two years

Secretary                                One year

Treasurer                                One year

Assistant Treasurer                Two years

Trustee                                    Two positions, each for two years

Nominating Committee           Three positions, each for two years

Endowment Trust                    One position for five years


Requirements for Elected Positions
Any person holding an elected position must be an active member of Albany UU for at least 30 days prior to being elected and must not have a pledge in arrears. Candidates for the Endowment Trust must be members for at least 3 years.

Nomination Procedure
Society members may contact anyone on the Nominating Committee to let them know of their interest in serving or to suggest someone else you feel would be qualified. To express interest or if you have questions, please contact any of the Nominating Committee members:  Liz Richards, Kelly Smith, Rick Piet, Randy Rosette, Elizabeth Berberian or Todd Thomas ( 

To learn about the responsibilities of each position, go to, choose Resources | Church Office | File Cabinet. Under Governance you will see Elected Office Job Descriptions. Any Nominating Committee member can also send a position description to you.

The Nominating Committee hopes that you will consider stepping forward into a leadership position by contacting a Committee member or, if asked, responding with a “Yes, I will serve!”