Chapter Elections

Chapter Announces Positions Open for 2023 Chapter Elections

The following Chapter Board of Directors positions are open for election in spring 2023. Terms start July 1, 2023.

If you are a member of NASW Oregon in good-standing and interested in any position, please contact 

— President-elect (Term lasts one year, then two years as President.)

— Portland Metro Region Representative: Two positions, representing Clackamas, Multnomah and Washington Counties (Term lasts two years.)

— Mid Valley Region Representative: One position, representing Lane, Linn, & Marion Counties (Term lasts two years.)

— Central / Eastern Region Representative: One position, representing Baker, Crook, Deschutes, Gilliam, Grant, Harney, Hood River, Jefferson, Klamath, Lake, Malheur, Morrow, Sherman, Umatilla, Union, Wallowa, Wasco & Wheeler Counties

— Delegate Assembly Delegate One position with a three-year term (July 1, 2023 - June 30, 2026)

— MSW Student: One position (Term lasts one year.)

— BSW Student:One position (Term lasts one year.)

— Chapter Committee on Nominations and Leadership Identification: All positions are open (Portland Metro, North Coast, Mid-Valley, Southwest, Central / Eastern).

Interested Members Complete Biographical Form
Members interested in running for a position must complete a biographical form. Click here » to open the form in PDF or click here » for a Word version of the document.

Tentative timeline for nominations and elections:
April—Preliminary slate of candidates announced and petition period for nominations begins
May—Online voting takes place
June—Candidates notified of election outcome
July—Terms begin

NASW Oregon Appointed Positions
The chapter also has appointed leadership opportunities. If you are interested, please contact Delmar Stone, Chapter Executive Director, at To apply, please complete a biographical form. Click here » to open the form in PDF format or click here »to download a Word version of the document.

Resource on Nominations and Elections