Nominations accepted January 23, 2017 through September 15, 2017
The American Leadership Forum of Tacoma/Pierce County is comprised of individuals who:
have demonstrated a capacity for leadership in their chosen fields and the community
exhibit interest and concern for the future of the community
reflect the highest levels of integrity, energy, creativity and commitment in service to the community
represent Tacoma/Pierce County’s diversity (physical ability, racial, gender identity, age, ethnic, geographical, sexual orientation, occupational, religious and political)
have a willingness to learn about and collaborate with people whose culture, background, life experiences and background may be different from their own
Nominee’s Full Name
Preferred Mailing Address
Approx. Age of Candidate
Nominee City of Residence (Nominee must either work or live in Pierce County)
How long have you known this person and in what capacity?
Please confirm that this person is aware of your nomination and you have discussed the importance of a commitment to the following:
at each class session – 11 monthly sessions (Friday’s), one week in September and overnight in January. Expected 100% attendance
personal commitment contribution - may be paid in installments. $1,000 required minimum
. We ask the candidate and/or their employer to $9,000 is the full cost of the program Monthly/quarterly payments over time are a great way to do so. look for ways to cover as much of the full cost of training as possible .
Availability of scholarships: Scholarships will be available for portions of the total program cost for those unable to fully fund their participation thanks to the loyal support of our foundation partners and Senior Fellow (graduates) annual donations. To discuss financing options, please call Beth in the ALF office.
in the nomination pool Nominations remain active . It is for three consecutive years in the pool. This is due to the rolling nomination process and the balance ALF strives for in seating classes. not unusual for a candidate to not be selected in their first year
A new or updated and is required for consideration. Statement of Interest form will be requested to all nominees in the selection pool by ALF each year
Please check here to confirm you have discussed the items above with your nominee.
Nominee’s Category or Profession (check those that apply)
Military (Active or Retired)
Does the nominee see his or her long-term future in Tacoma/Pierce County?
Reasons why you feel the nominee will be a valuable addition to the ALF network and mission (include nominee’s public service interests
Describe how the nominee would contribute to the diversity of the class (include racial, ethnic, age, religious, political, occupational, geographic and other aspects that reflect the diversity of Tacoma/Pierce County).
Please list other ALF Senior Fellows who may be a reference for this nominee
PLEASE EMAIL OR FAX A BIOGRAPHY OR RESUME TO THE ALF OFFICE AS SOON AS POSSIBLE (email@example.com or 253-284-2281).