Election season is upon us! YPT Seattle is seeking leaders for multiple board positions. This is an excellent opportunity to gain leadership experience, connect with other transportation professionals & enthusiasts, and plan fun events. For those new to the area and the organization, this is a great way to get involved and get integrated into the Seattle transportation community! 


Apply via the Candidate Submission Form by Monday, October 31.


Board Position Descriptions

ChairResponsible for day-to-day implementation of the policy and guidelines of the board. The Chair shall preside over Chapter Board meetings and act as chief official representative of YPT-Seattle.

Deputy Chair: Prepare meeting minutes, keep accurate organization records, safekeep funds, report receipts and account balances, and manage the election process. 

Director of Programs: Responsible for the coordination and organization of dates, locations, and any necessary materials for YPT Seattle events.

Director of Communications: Responsible for the management of social media, the email newsletter, and the YPT Seattle email account.

Director of Membership and Sponsorship: Responsible for the accurate management of memberships through YPT International’s CRM system, and maintain and grow sponsorships for YPT Seattle.

Contact us at yptseattle@gmail.com if you have any questions about the positions.

To be eligible, you must be a member of YPT. Become a member here or check your membership status here.

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Election Timeline and Term

October 31, 2022 – Candidate Submission Form Deadline

Election ballots will be sent out by YPT International to eligible voting members for all elections shortly after submissions close. 

November 7, 2022 – Online elections close at 11:59 PM EDT. International and Chapter Board members and nominees will be notified of election results shortly thereafter.

November 8, 2022 – December 31, 2022 – Board Transition Period

January 1, 2023 – New term begins for International and Chapter Boards.

December 31, 2023 – 2022 Term Concludes