This following outline of the responsibilities and expectations of PPDM Association Board membership has been prepared for the information of potential candidates. Please review and consider these items if you are contemplating standing for election.
You are eligible to stand for election to the Board if you are employed by a company that is a voting member of the PPDM Association in good standing, if you are an individual PPDM Association member in good standing or if you are an honorary member of the PPDM Association.
The Board is responsible for the overall strategic management of the PPDM Association. It is expected to provide leadership and governance for the PPDM Association and act in the best interests of all the members of the PPDM Association by promoting the PPDM Association’s goals.
Becoming Familiar with the PPDM Association
The PPDM Association is a not-for-profit professional society with an international membership. Members include thousands of data management professionals and a broad range of energy companies, government agencies, software application and data vendors, and service companies. To quickly become more familiar with the PPDM Association, please click on the About tab on the PPDM Association home page.
Each Director is elected as an individual, not as a representative of their company and has an individual fiduciary responsibility to the members of the PPDM Association which transcends the individual's relationship to their employer. Directors are expected to work in a co-operative fashion and decisions are achieved by consensus as much as practicable.