Nominations and Elections

AAC Officers for 2017–2019

To all AAC Fellows,

This is a formal notice advising you that nominations for the AAC elected offices of Chair and Vice-Chair, for the term 2017-2019, are being taken this year. All nominees must file a nomination letter with the AAC National Office by December 1st, signed by the nominating AAC Fellow, and include a statement that the nominee is willing to serve, also signed by the nominee. The full criteria are noted below for your review.

Here are some brief guidelines:

  • All nominees must be active Fellows of AAC.
  • A nominee must have been a Fellow of AAC for 10 years.
  • Nominations open at the annual AAC meeting in even-numbered years.
  • A nominee must file a nomination letter with the AAC National Office by December 1st in even-numbered years, signed by the nominating AAC Fellow, and include a statement that the nominee is willing to serve, signed by the nominee.
  • A nominee must send a resume and recent culinary photo in toque, taken within one year, to the National AAC Office by December 31st in even-numbered years.
  • Candidates meeting the criteria for nominations of AAC Chair and AAC Vice-Chair must speak at the two Fellow's meetings during the ACF Regional Conference, at their own expense, in odd-numbered years and must participate in a question and answer period.

For more in-depth details, please refer to the AAC Website under AAC Policies & Procedures.

Committee Chair, Nominations and Elections Committee and Special Projects

Frank Leake, CCC, CCE, AAC
Chef/Professor