MONTGOMERY, AL - Secretary of State Beth
Chapman has been elected to serve as an officer for the National Association of
Secretaries of State. The election took
place at the association’s summer meeting.
The National Association of Secretaries of
State is the nation's oldest, nonpartisan professional organization for public
officials. The association’s members
include all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, American Samoa,
Guam and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
“It is an honor to have been elected from
among all of the secretaries of state in our nation to represent them. I am deeply honored to receive this
opportunity to serve my fellow secretaries of state and to represent Alabama on
a national level.”
By virtue of her election as treasurer, she
will also serve as a member of the Executive Board for the organization. Until now, she served as co-chair of the
association’s International Relations Committee. She is also a member of the
NASS Standing Committee on Elections, Subcommittee on Presidential Primaries,
Standing Committee on Business Services and the Company Formation Task Force.
Chapman also serves on the U.S. Election
Assistance Commission’s Standards Board and was recently elected to serve on
that board’s Executive Board and the PEW Charitable Trusts’ Alliance for
Military and Overseas Voting Rights. Chapman has also testified before the U.S.
House of Representatives Committee on House Administration regarding military
and overseas voters.