The leadership structure for SAAL is composed of a Board of Directors and Committee Chairs. Elections are held every year, with 2-3 positions elected on a rotation. Committee membership is determined annually during the same time as elections.

Please do not hesitate to be in contact with any of the leadership as we welcome your constant feedback and engagement! You can also contact the Board at

Board Elections and Committee Appointments

Board Elections

Members of the Board are elected for two year terms, with the first year spent as elect. Elections are hosted each fall and individual ballots will be sent via email to SAAL members. Transition of officers occurs every January. 

Committee Appointments

Members of SAAL can indicate interest in serving on a committee each fall by filling out a form on the election ballot. Transition of committee members occurs every January. From time to time, positions may become available and will be advertised on the SAAL listserv and this website. If you would like to learn more about the committees, please review the Committees page under the About tab of this website.

Board Meeting Minutes

SAAL members are welcomed and encouraged to engage with the SAAL Board and share comments, feedback, or suggestions to support the success of the organization. Stay up to date with SAAL policies, discussion topics, and initiatives by reviewing the SAAL Board Meeting Minutes. Board Meeting Minutes can be accessed through the SAAL Resource Repository. Please direct any questions concerning this resource to the SAAL Secretary.