Call for Nominations

Are you a leader? Consider donating your time and talents as a member of the Academy of Professional Funeral Service Practice (APFSP) Board of Trustees. 

The APFSP Mission: The Academy is committed to life-long learning and excellence among funeral service professionals. 
Academy elections are held every two years to fill the seats of Trustees whose terms have expired. The Academy Board currently has a total of 9 Trustee members. Academy members will be electing three (3) new Trustees to the Board this year, each being elected to serve a six (6) year term.

The Nomination window for the 2024 elections is now closed. The 2024 APFSP Election Schedule:

  • March 15: Call for Nominations - Applicants submit Letter of Intent to APFSP office
  • May 1: Letter of Intent Deadline
  • May 31: Candidate Forms/Photographs Due
  • June 30: Candidate Information Sent to Membership/Voting Opens
  • July 31: Voting Closes 
  • August 15: Candidates and Members Notified of Election Results
  • October 19: New Trustees Installed at APFSP Board Meeting in New Orleans

The Board of Trustees is responsible for conducting, managing, and controlling the business affairs and activities of the Academy. Board members are expected to attend in-person meetings which usually occur twice a year, as well as additional periodic online meetings. 

For additional information, please contact the Academy