Nominations & Elections

The Nominations & Elections Committee works year-round to identify and cultivate candidates for international leadership positions.

All individual regular and senior members current on their dues as of the 6th of August will receive ballots to participate in the election (student members and those with Associate member accounts are not eligible to vote). Be sure to renew your membership if you are due to renew to ensure your vote will count!

Elections will be conducted by only through the electronic balloting tool. Paper ballots will no longer be provided as an option for voting. 

Candidate biographies and vision statements will be posted to the INCOSE website in advance of balloting. Please review this information and cast your ballot when the election opens on the 1st of September. The balloting tool will automatically close on the 21st of September at Midnight in the Pacific Time Zone.

In September you will have the opportunity to vote for positions listed below with the successful candidates installed in office at the upcoming International Workshop (IW). Candidates sought for the following open positions:  

President-Elect (2 Yrs President-Elect / 2 Yrs President)
 4 Year Term
 2 Year Term 
 Director, Outreach 
 3 Year Term
 Asia Oceania Sector Director*
 (nominated & elected by Asia Oceania Chapter Presidents) 
 3 Year Term
Note: You can review the Position Description by clicking the name of the position.


Kerry Lunney


Jean-Claude Roussel


Submitting Nominations:

We ask for your help in identifying individuals with the energy, insight, and commitment to help lead INCOSE as we enable, promote, and advance the best of systems engineering. Nominations – including self-nominations – may be made by any INCOSE member. Nominations close 6 August.

To nominate an individual, please send the name of the proposed candidate and position for which you are making a nomination to the Chair and Co-Chair of the Nominations & Elections Committee. All nominations will be acknowledged via email to ensure that no nominations are lost. If you have not received an acknowledgement of your nomination within 48 hours, please contact the Central Office at +1 858.541.1725 or Helpdesk.

Nominations & Elections Committee:

If you have any questions, you may contact any one of the members of the Nominations & Elections Committee.


Kerry Lunney


Jean-Claude Roussel


Tim Brady


Lucio Tirone



Larry Strawser

Tech Ops

Erika Palmer

At Large - 1

Dorothy Beneviste

At Large - 2

Kirsty Akroyd-Wallis

Board Liaison

Ralf Hartmann

SEP Liaison

David Ward


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