Maybe you would like to take an active role in all that VAME does?

It's time to nominate yourself or someone else who is deserving.  Use the Nomination Form below to nominate a teacher for Teacher of the Year or for the VAME Board.

Please direct any questions pertaining to VAME Board nominations to Sarah Hinkhouse at

Please direct any questions pertaining to TOY to Kelsey Treague at

The following positions will be up for election at the 2022 VAME Professional Development Institute.
  • President-Elect
  • Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • Region 1 Director
  • Region 2 Director
  • Region 5 Director (1 year term)



Section 1:  The president shall preside at all meetings of the association and the executive board, and shall have general supervision over the affairs of the association. He/she shall appoint members to fill unexpired terms of board members until the next regular elections and perform other duties necessary for the successful operation of the association.


Section 2:  The president-elect shall preside at all meetings in the absence of the president; or, if unable to do so, the officer appointed by the president shall assume these duties. He/she shall serve as program chairman at all meetings, keep the president informed of its activities, be chairman of the nominating committee, and shall perform other such duties as may be assigned him/her by the president.


Section 3:  The duties of the secretary shall be to keep accurate minutes of the business meeting and executive board meetings.  He/she shall also conduct such correspondence and duties as assigned by the president.


Section 4:  The treasurer shall receive, disburse, and keep accurate records of all funds of the association-related activities under the direction of the president.  He/she shall keep accurate membership records and forward dues collected to MEA, VACTE, and ACTE.


Section 5:  Region directors shall assume responsibilities for memberships, news, and liaison with the executive board for the respective geographic area. Directors shall perform other such duties as requested by the president.


Section 6:  The public relations director shall promote the organization through newsletter media and correspondence with appropriate groups or individuals to achieve the goals of the VAME organization.