May 17 Deadline  


OCAABA members who are interested in running for a position on OCAABA's Board of Directors should send a short bio and candidate statement to the OCAABA office ( no later than May 17, 2024. The bio and candidate statement should not exceed 500 words.

The candidate statement should contain the following information:

  1. As a board member, I believe that I can bring the following strengths, skills and experience to OCAABA: _________.
  2. The personal or professional goals that I hope to satisfy through my involvement with OCAABA are: _________.
  3. What I enjoy most about OCAABA and the areas I see need for improvement with OCAABA are: __________.
  4. A one sentence statement regarding your previous experience with OCAABA committees and events.


Only attorneys who are admitted to the CA Bar are eligible to run. 



Each board member elected must commit to serving a three-year term from July 2024-April 2027. Three positions are available. Director duties include:

Attending monthly board meetings (the first or second Tuesday night every other month), the annual installation dinner; general membership meetings, other OCAABA programs/events, other community events on behalf of the organization; and

Serving as the lead chair of a committee,

including planning events on behalf of the committee.