Let NAADAC hear your voice!

Every two years, NAADAC members have the opportunity to select officers who will determine the direction of the Association, and represent their geographical regions on the NAADAC Executive Committee. All 2023-2025 terms will begin in October 2023, immediately following the NAADAC 2023 Annual Conference.

Officer (President-Elect, Secretary, and Treasurer) elections and elections for the Mid-Atlantic, Mid-South, Northeast, and Northwest Regional Vice-President positions are held on even years. Elections for the Mid-Central, North-Central, Southeast, and Southwest Regional Vice-President positions are held on odd years.

This year, the following Regional Vice President positions are up for nomination:

  • North Central (Represents IA, KS, MN, MO, NE, ND, SD)
  • Mid-Central (Represents IL, IN, KY, MI, OH, WI)
  • Southeast (Represents AL, FL, GA, MS, NC, SC, TN)
  • Southwest (Represents AZ, CA, CO, HI, NM, NV, UT)

Nomination Deadline: Friday, February 10, 2023

Submit a Nomination Form


STEP 1: Download Nomination Form
STEP 2: Return completed form to NAADAC by:

  • Email to [email protected] (preferred method)
  • Fax to 703.741.7698
  • Mail to NAADAC, Attn: Nominations & Elections, 44 Canal Center Plaza Ste. 301, Alexandria, VA 22314.

Qualifications & Criteria for Candidates

Nominees for the position of Regional Vice President must represent a state wherein an Affiliated State Association is in place and may only be nominated for a region in which they reside. Nominees from each region shall come from a state Affiliate other than the state of the incumbent RVP unless a qualified nominee from another state in the region cannot be found.

Regional Vice President:

  • The ability to perform and fulfill all duties and functions of an RVP as enumerated and described in the Bylaws and Policies and Procedures.
  • Current NAADAC Membership in good standing.
  • A minimum of two years of active engagement in the addiction profession immediately prior to the nomination OR a NAADAC Retired Member in good standing at the time of the nomination.
  • A minimum of two years of experience on either the NAADAC Board of Directors or a NAADAC Affiliate Board.
  • Reside and work in the region represented.
  • All qualifications above shall be met by all candidates for RVP.


If you have any questions, please contact Richard Goodman, NAADAC Sr. Operations Manager, at [email protected] or 703.741.7686 x122.