Report of the Nominating Committee Election of officers, members of the Board, and members of the 2014 Nominating Committee will take place at the NFPA Annual Meeting on Monday, June 10 at the Arie Crown Theatre at the McCormick Place Convention Center, Chicago, IL. Read the Report of the Nominating Committee.
Amendment of the NFPA Bylaws Proposed amendments to the NFPA Bylaws have been recommended by the NFPA Board of Directors and will be submitted for a vote of the NFPA Membership in accordance with Section 11.1 of the NFPA Bylaws. Review the proposed amended NFPA Bylaws. A copy may also be obtained by written request via U.S. Mail to Dennis J. Berry, Assistant Secretary, NFPA, 1 Batterymarch Park, Quincy, MA 02169-7471.
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Doris Kearns Goodwin to give keynote address at general session
Doris Kearns Goodwin
Doris Kearns Goodwin, world-renowned historian and author of the best-selling book Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln, will give the keynote address at the C&E general session on Monday, June 10. Her presentation, Team of Rivals: The Leadership Lessons from Abraham Lincoln, will focus on lessons in leadership, building and maintaining teams in the midst of trying circumstances and overcoming obstacles on the path towards your goal. Doris will also talk about her experience with the feature film Lincoln which opened to rave reviews and received 7 Golden Globe and 12 Oscar nominations. Be sure to add this event to your calendar!