NOTICE OF ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS
The Florida Supreme Court Historical Society's Nominating committee has opened nominations to all Florida Supreme Court Historical Society (FSCHS) Members that would like to express their interest in serving as a Trustee on the Society's Board for a three-year term starting July 1, 2023, The deadline for completing and returning the Expression of Interest Application to the Society's office is April 28, 2023.
Serving as a Historical Society Trustee
The Florida Supreme Court Historical Society’s Nominating Committee seeks nominations for individuals with leadership and management experience to serve on the Board of Trustees. The History Society will elect the nominated Trustees during our Annual Membership Meeting on June 22, 2023, during The Florida Bar Annual Convention in Boca Raton.
Trustee members provide leadership, a shared vision, and a sense of mission, and are responsible for the fiscal health of the Historical Society. We are looking for leaders with:
The Board meets twice yearly, including once at The Florida Bar Annual Convention. Trustees participate each year in the Society’s “centerpiece event,” A Supreme Evening, the annual reception and dinner in Tallahassee attended by governmental leaders, judges, attorneys, educators, and special guests. The event has attracted large, enthusiastic audiences and has featured prominent keynote speakers, including former Governors and Supreme Court Justices.
The Society is a working Board and has many active committees, Potential Trustees are asked to consider volunteering to participate in committee work to further the goals and strategic plan of the Society.
The mission of the Florida Supreme Court Historical Society is two-fold:
Individuals wishing to be considered for appointment as a Trustee for a three-year term beginning July 1, 2023 should complete an Expression of Interest Application
Trustee responsibilities include but are not limited to:
All powers exercised by the Board of Trustees shall be consistent with the objectives and purposes for which the Society is formed and the provisions of Sections 501(03) of the Internal Revenue Code.
Download and complete the Expression of Interest Application
Telephone: (850) 385 3098
Main contact: Mark Miller, Executive Director
The deadline for completing and returning the to the Society's office is April 28, 2023.