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The National Tourism Foundation Board of Trustees helps to
direct the Foundation in areas relating to education,
research, fund raising and special projects, which will
position the Foundation as a leader in the travel and
The role of the Foundation’s Board of Trustees is
visioning, fund-raising, and strategic planning.
Volunteers must be highly motivated individuals who will
strive to carry out the mission of the Foundation and
willing to attend three meetings per year.
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 tourism,
including personal enrichment, community development,
heritage and natural preservation, and cultural
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
where they will 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 NTF Fund-raising Event
____Sponsored NTF Fund-raising Event
Years as a member of NTA?_____
Number of NTA conventions attended (including Spring Meet)?
Have you ever served as an NTF volunteer?
If so, in what capacity?
Why do you want to be a member of the NTF Board of Trustees?
Please list any other volunteer related experience that you
feel would be of interest:
One of the key responsibilities of an NTF 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 as
an NTF Trustee. If you have any future fundraising ideas,
please list those as well.
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