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National PTA Letter of Interest

Thank you for your interest in a National PTA leadership position. During this cycle, the Nominating and Leadership Recruitment Committee (NLRC) will be recruiting for the following positions for the 2021 elections:

For more info, go to PTA.org/Governance. For a description of leadership responsibilities, please review the Governance Policy Manual. For a description of our election process, review both the Governance Policy Manual and our National PTA Bylaws.

When you are working on the Board of Directors' and Nominating and Leadership Recruitment Committee Letter of Intent, you cannot save it and return later. You must complete the form in one sitting.  We recommend that you review the application in advance and save your answers in a Word document.  To see the list of questions to be submitted so that you can plan ahead, please click here.   

Standing and Special Committees are appointed by the President and approved by the Board of Directors. To be considered for a Committee appointment for the 2021-2023 term please sign up to be notified here. The Letter of Interest applications for Committee appointments will be released in Fall/Winter 2020.

Submission Requirements

YOU MUST BE A PTA MEMBER AT THE TIME OF SUBMISSION. Please contact your state PTA or National PTA for membership opportunities.

YOUR COMPLETED LETTER OF INTEREST MUST BE SUBMITTED TO THE NATIONAL PTA VIA THIS FORM. YOUR SUBMISSION MUST BE RECEIVED ON OR BEFORE 11:59 P.M. EDT Thursday, October 1, 2020.

Note that you are NOT able to save an application once in process. If you close your browser or go back, your submission will not be recorded. We recommend that you review the Competencies and Criteria for National PTA Board and NLRC members, which are based on a needs assessment and leadership feedback.

Letter of Interest Form

Acknowledgement of Submission

You will receive an email confirmation of your submission.  If you don’t receive an email response, please contact LeadershipRecruitment@PTA.org within five days of the submission.

Spread the Word

Please share this page (https://www.pta.org/letterofinterest) with local units, councils, PTA friends and other qualified individuals. If you have questions, please contact Fatima Collins, NLRC Staff Liaison at (800) 307-4782, or  (703) 518-1251. Questions may also be sent to LeadershipRecruitment@PTA.org.