The 2021 election has closed. See you in 2022!

All COAEYC members in good standing are eligible to vote. Check your inbox (the email you have associated with your NAEYC account) for a unique link. You can view the slate here

It’s that time of year when we are seeking candidates to join COAEYC’s board of directors! Are you interested in collaborating with a team to help early childhood educators in Colorado grow, develop, and succeed? Are you passionate about promoting equitable access for all children in Colorado? Then we want you!

We are happy to announce that we are growing our busy board of directors and will fill five seats this year, bringing our board to nine voting members by the end of the 2021 election. Each director serves a two-year term that begins in July and ends in June. A director may serve two consecutive terms.


REQUIREMENTS: Candidates must be a member by May 17th, 2021. Candidates must also be available to consistently attend monthly board meetings on the third Monday of each month from 5:30-7:00.


TERM: The length of service for this in-kind position will be two years beginning July 1, 2021.



This is a working Board. The responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Actively participating in organizational planning and decision-making with sound and informed judgments

  • Serve on a state membership committee in a liaison/leadership role

  • Attend monthly online board meetings or committee meetings 

    • Board Meetings are scheduled on the third Monday of each month from 5:30-7:00.

  • Participate in a mandatory 2-day board training in July (tentative dates July 10th & 11th)

  • Complete online State of Colorado Non-Profit Board Member Course

  • Annual board member review

  • Contribute financially, as you are able, annually

  • It is estimated that each board member will spend approximately 15 hours each month on board meetings, projects, and activities.

The application is now closed. Thank you for your interest.