The AAPG Nominating Committee, a sub-committee of the Advisory Council, is responsible for recommending a list of nominees for AAPG office to the Executive Committee for its approval each year.

The deadline for nominations is 23 September 2022. Nominations received after 15 September will be held for next year’s consideration.

The Nominating Committee will consider candidates in the fall of 2022 for President-Elect (for 2023-24, serving as AAPG President 2024-25); Vice President for Regions (2023-25);  and Secretary for (2023-25).

The AAPG Advisory Council has mandated these limitations:

  • Resumes and/or biographies of the Nominee for Officer Candidate must be a maximum of two pages
  • The maximum number of letters of support for the nomination will be limited to three. If more than three letters of support are arriving at HQ, the first three will be presented in the Council package.


We urge you to take the following considerations when determining your nominations for the various offices:

The President-Elect

The terms of office for the president-elect and president shall be for one (1) year. The president-elect shall serve as a member of the Executive Committee, shall present a budget for the ensuing year to the Executive Committee, and succeed to the office of president following the term as president-elect.

A vacancy in the office of president-elect shall be filled by a special election called by the Executive Committee.

Vice President, Regions

The Vice President, Regions shall serve for two (2) years and serve as the Executive Committee liaison for the Regions,  and other tasks assigned by the Executive Committee.


The Secretary shall serve two (2) years and may serve on the Committee being responsible for minutes of all meetings of the Executive Committee; and has policy oversight of all non-technical and non-peer reviewed publications and communications.

We ask that you please submit your recommendations on the form(s) provided. These forms are intended to bring greater uniformity and consistency to the nomination process and will ease the task of submitting nominations. Return completed forms to Administration.

Submit nominations by email:
[email protected]

Submit nominations by post:
AAPG Nominations
P.O. Box 979
Tulsa, OK 74101.

Candidates will be considered for no more than three years unless renominated.

Note: The AAPG Advisory Council has mandated resumes and biographies must each be two-pages (maximum) for their review. For letters created in support of the nominee, the first three letters received will accompany the nomination form for the Advisory Council’s review.

Review the charge to the nominator