The National Boating Safety Advisory Council (NBSAC) is seeking applications for 2017 applicants, according the Federal Register. NBSAC advises the U.S. Coast Guard on recreational boating safety regulations and other major boating safety matters. 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, and three representatives of national recreational boating organizations or the general public.
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. Contact Nicole Vasilaros, National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA), for a letter of recommendation, at 202-737-9763. For more information on NBSAC applications, contact Jeff Ludwig, U.S. Coast Guard, at 202-372-1061.