The Recreation Vehicle Industry Association’s (RVIA) Nominating Committee has issued a call for candidates from the association’s membership to run in this year’s board election.

There are eight positions up for election this year including seats for five manufacturer representatives, two at-large representatives, and one supplier representative.

The RVIA board has the highest level of authority in the association’s organizational structure. It is responsible for association affairs on a broad policy basis. The board meets three times per year: in March, during Committee Week in June, and in mid-September.

“The RVIA Board plays an integral role in guiding the work of the association and shaping the future of the RV industry,” said RVIA President Richard Coon. ‘’We encourage any association member with an in interest in working on the key issues facing the RV industry to run for a seat on the RVIA board.”

Each RVIA manufacturer and supplier member company is afforded a single vote in the association elections, scheduled to take place electronically in August. Newly elected board members will begin serving their terms on October 1.

Those interested in becoming a candidate for the RVIA board elections should contact RVIA’s Mac Bryan at (703) 620-6003, ext. 334, or [email protected] for consideration by the RVIA Nominating Committee, which includes Chairman Dave Schutz of Dometic Corp., Chad Reece of Winnebago Industries Inc.; Jim Sheldon of Allied Recreation Group; and B.J. Thompson of B.J. Thompson Associates.