As per the Academy bylaws, there is a membership category for directors or CEOs of "a major Federal, State, Regional, County (or Parish) or City with a population of 500,000 or more." If Academy Members know of any individual who fits this category whom you would like to nominate for the Academy, please send his/her resume and a letter for support to the Academy Office at no later than June 20, 2017. Questions may be directed to Committee Chair Dale Larsen at (602) 496-0422 or