NPC Board of Directors Interest Information

The National Panhellenic Conference (NPC) Board of Directors leads the organization and has authority and responsibility for overseeing its affairs. Directors establish corporate policy, set the strategic direction, oversee and secure resources and monitor organizational performance.

The board consists of five directors elected for two-year terms by the Council of Delegates and two directors appointed by their member organization on a rotational basis. Each director serves for a two-year term. The NPC chairman is also elected by the Council of Delegates. NPC’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO) serves ex officio as the corporate secretary. For more information on roles and responsibilities, view the job descriptions: NPC director | NPC chairman.

Panhellenic women who are interested in board service should complete the interest form at the bottom of this page. Candidates must be nominated by their member organization and the application form will open Feb. 1, 2021. The next election and appointment of directors will take place April 10, 2021. 

Qualities of a Successful Director

Serving on the NPC Board of Directors is a way you can impact the future of the sorority experience and service can be both rewarding and challenging. Directors must be knowledgeable and passionate about the sorority experience and NPC’s mission, vision and values. Successful directors also possess:

Directors are committed to preparing for board discussions, including learning more about industry trends or business issues and gathering feedback from stakeholders and constituents.

They recognize the business challenges NPC and its member organizations face today and anticipate challenges and solutions needed for the future.

They are strategic thinkers with a vision for the future of the Conference and the sorority experience.

Directors represent all stakeholders and serve as brand ambassadors and stewards for NPC and the sorority experience.

Steps to Service

STEP 1

Submit the NPC Board of Directors Interest Form
(link below).

STEP 2

Review follow-up information
from NPC and your member organization.

STEP 3

Attend the Board Service Webinar on Jan. 25, 2021.

STEP 4

Be nominated by your member organization between Feb. 1 and Feb. 28.

STEP 5

Complete the application for board service and submit your candidate video between
Feb. 1 and Feb. 28.

The election of new directors will take place during the NPC Annual Membership Meeting on April 10, 2021. Unless serving as a delegate for her member organization, an applicant should not expect to attend the meeting. NPC will follow up with applicants at the conclusion of the meeting.

Submit the NPC Board Service Interest Form

After submitting the interest form, you should first receive a confirmation email from NPC. We then will follow-up by email with an additional packet of information regarding board service and the application process.

While the size of the NPC Board of Directors is limited by our bylaws, there are always opportunities to get involved through committee/task force work, serving as a program facilitator or other volunteer service. We will add your name to our email distribution list to help you stay connected to us. Please also follow us on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.

If you have further questions or have difficulty submitting the interest form, please contact the NPC office.