8. Nominating Committee

The President shall appoint a nominating committee from among the members of the board and the committee will be responsible for preparing a slate of nominees for Officers and Directors for the following year.

The Nominating Committee shall present a slate of officers and directors at the Annual General Meeting. The presentation of these nominations shall in no way preclude further nominations from the floor. The slate of nominees should accompany the notice of the meeting sent out in accordance with Article 6.

The Nominating Committee shall strive for broad geographical distribution among the nominees.