Daly Announces Retirement; Search for Successor is Underway

NABL’s Director of Governmental Affairs, Bill Daly has announced that he will be retiring at the end of 2017, after almost six years with NABL. During Daly’s tenure with NABL he has been a key member of the leadership team, and to a person, the NABL Board of Directors and staff feels privileged to have worked with him over these past years. NABL will release a detailed statement on Daly’s retirement and his many accomplishments later in the year. The NABL Personnel Committee is currently undertaking the daunting task of finding his successor. A copy of the job announcement can be found here. Qualified candidates should submit resumes to lwyman@nabl.org


 

NABL Seeks Nominees For the Board of Directors


Members of the National Association of Bond Lawyers (NABL) have the opportunity to submit nominations for the 2017-2018 NABL Board of Directors. NABL members are encouraged to submit nominees for Board positions to Linda Wyman, NABL COO, no later than Monday, June 12, 2017. Submissions should include a description of the nominee’s qualifications and past and current NABL committee and/or project participation. The Committee will consider all qualified nominations from the membership. A list of NABL’s current Board of Directors can be found here. The candidates selected by the Nominating Committee for the 2017-2018 Executive Committee and Board of Directors will, in accordance with the NABL By-Laws, be sent to the membership no later than September 1, 2017, thirty days prior to the Annual Membership Meeting. Additional nominations from the floor are accepted only if provided in writing to the Chief Operating Officer and the President, not less than 14 days prior to the Annual Meeting. The Annual Meeting and election will take place on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 during the 42nd Bond Attorneys’ Workshop at the Fairmont Chicago. 

NABL Seeks Award Submissions

Members of the National Association of Bond Lawyers (NABL) have the opportunity to submit nominations for NABL’s two prestigious awards. NABL is also seeking nominations for the Bernard P. Friel Medal and the Frederick O. Kiel Distinguished Service Award. The Bernard P. Friel Medal honors distinguished service in public finance and was established in 1982 in honor of NABL’s first President. Nominees need not be NABL members but may not be current members of the NABL Board of Directors. Nominations for the Bernard P. Friel Medal may be made using this form.  A list of past recipients of the Friel Medal can be found here.  The Frederick O. Kiel Distinguished Service Award recognizes an individual for distinguished service to NABL over an extended period of time. Frederick O. Kiel served as NABL's fourth president and was editor of The Bond Lawyer for twenty-five years. Nominations for the Frederick O. Kiel Distinguished Service Award may be made using this form.  A list of past recipients of the Kiel Award can be found here. Please submit your nominations no later than June 12, 2017.  The awards will be presented during NABL’s Annual Membership Meeting at the 42nd Bond Attorneys’ Workshop, October 4, 2017 at the Fairmont Chicago.