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NAFCC Membership Advisory Council State Representative Elections 2021

NAFCC is seeking State Representatives who are committed to the mission of strengthening the family child care profession and the NAFCC mission to serve on our Membership Advisory Council. The 2021 Election Application Process opened Monday, January 11, 2021 and runs through January 25, 2021.

Membership Advisory Council Mission:
The NAFCC Membership Advisory Council acts as an advisory body to support the continuing transformation of the NAFCC Membership structure into a high-performing, inclusive organization. NAFCC is seeking State Representatives to make up this council.
Membership Advisory Council Purpose:
To advise the NAFCC Governing Board and national staff about all issues related to local and state associations and its members, and to identify and develop strong inclusive leadership.
Commitment & Intent:
This volunteer position is a critical component of outreach for NAFCC. State Representatives are the brand ambassadors of the NAFCC, working directly with family child care providers, state and local organizations, groups, and stakeholders.

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If interested send your electronic submission to by Monday, January 25, 2021.

To be considered it must include the following 5 categories:

  1. Application & Questionnaire form
  2. A one-page Letter of Intent: This is a one-page letter explaining why you want to become a state rep, and what your experience/skills are that will help you be successful. This may also be published and available for members to read
  3. Resume: Please include education, credentials, work experience and volunteer positions with descriptions of responsibilities & achievements
  4. Letters of Recommendation: Please include 3 letters of recommendation from individuals in the Early Care and Education/Family Child Care field. We are especially interested in comments about leadership and advocacy. Each letter must include a name, phone number and email address of the person completing the recommendation.
  5. A current high-resolution photo that may be used online


FCCAM works to unify, promote and strengthen quality professional family child care in Maine. We are the state affiliate of the National Association for Family Child Care (NAFCC). We are the only professional association in Maine dedicated specifically to supporting family child care providers. FCCAM understands the critical role of family child care providers in the lives of children and families. We also understand the hard work and long hours that are required to provide the much needed child care services in Maine’s diverse communities. FCCAM provides opportunities to network both locally and statewide with other family child care professionals for training and support. Through collaboration with other organizations we are engaged with advocating for children and their families in Maine, increasing awareness of our professionalism and value to our communities.