National Boating Safety Advisory Council (NBSAC) Requests Applications To Fill Vacant 2017 Appointments

According to the Federal Register, the NBSAC, the council which advises the Coast Guard on recreational boating safety regulations and other major boating safety matters, announced they are soliciting applications for 2017 appointments. They will consider applications for the following positions which will be vacant on December 31, 2016:
- Two State official representatives for boating safety programs
- Three representatives of recreational boat and associated equipment manufacturers
- Three representatives of national recreational boating organizations or the general public

The Council typically meets at least twice each year at a location selected by the Coast Guard. Each member serves for a term of three years and may be considered to serve a maximum of two consecutive full terms.

The application, membership category, a resume and cover letter expressing interest in an appointment, are due May 23, 2016. Please contact Nicole Vasilaros, 202.737.9763 at NMMA for a letter of recommendation. For more information on NBSAC applications, please contact Jeff Ludwig, US Coast Guard, at 202.372.1061.