The mission of the National Tourism Foundation is to
benefit society through the support of education and
research contributing to the values of travel and
The National Tourism Foundation Board of Trustees helps to
direct the Foundation in areas relating to education,
research, fund raising and special projects, thereby
positioning the Foundation as a leader in the travel and
The goals of the Foundation’s Board of Trustees include
visioning, fund-raising, and strategic planning.
Volunteers must be highly motivated individuals who will
strive to carry out the mission of the Foundation.
Volunteers must also be willing to attend three meetings
To volunteer or nominate someone for the Foundation’s
Board of Trustees, please complete the following
information and return it to the Foundation. Applications
will be presented to the Foundation’s Board of Trustees
who will then vote on new trustees.
NTA Membership Category (if any):
___Tour Operator ___Tour Supplier ___DMO ___Educator
Years in the group tour industry:_____
Have you contributed to the National Tourism Foundation?
If yes, in what capacity?
____Participated in Foundation Fund-raising Event
____Sponsored Foundation Fund -raising Event
Years as a member of NTA:_____
Total number of NTA Conventions and Spring Meets attended:
Have you ever served as a Foundation volunteer?
If so, in what capacity?
___committee member when:_____
___convention volunteer when:_____
Why do you want to be a member of the Foundation Board of
Please list any other volunteer experience that
you feel would be of interest.
One of the key responsibilities of a Foundation Trustee is
helping to raise money in order to develop new programs
and enhance existing ones. Please explain any fund-
raising experience you have and how this will prove
beneficial in your role as a Foundation Trustee. If you
have any future fund-raising ideas, please list those as
Education (beyond high school):
Area of Study:
Degree obtained: _____(BA/BS) _____(MA/MS)
Certification(s): _____CTP _____CTC _____CAE _____CHA
Please return completed form to:
National Tourism Foundation
546 E. Main St.
Lexington, KY 40508
or fax to: 859-226-4437
Volunteer/Nomination Deadline: August 9, 2003