Since 1980, GaL-AA (Gays and Lesbians in Alcoholics Anonymous) and its predecessor organization has been serving the members of the LGBT+ community in AA by: Being their voice to the Worldwide General Service Organization
Facilitating, communicating, and connecting the LGBT+ community to activities such as LGBT+ roundups and AA meetings · Hosting the hospitality suite and dance at the AA International Convention.
GaL-AA continues this vital work today and is looking for new committee members. GaL-AA is having open elections in December 2023 for the following positions:
Deputy Chair (2 Year Term) ·
Treasurer (1 Year Term) ·
Secretary (2 Year Term) ·
Advisor II (2 Year Term)
You are eligible to submit your name if you have: · Two (2) years’ continuous sobriety · Submission of a brief resume of previous service work in AA (for election bio) · Acceptance of a two-year commitment to GaL-AA
Responsibilities Each position has specific responsibilities which can be found on our website GaL-AA.org. We meet virtually each month except for the 1-2 times a year we meet in person.
When we meet in person, attend roundups or the international convention, hotel rooms and registration fees are covered by the committee (you are responsible for travel and food). Please Send Your Service Resume by November 26, 2023
If you’re interested in standing for any of the positions, send your service resume to email@example.com by the deadline. If you would like more information, contact any of the members of the committee. October 9 – November 26, 2023: Resume submissions acceptedDecember 1, 2023: Slate of candidates announced and ballots distributed via emailDecember 4-28, 2023: Online voting openDecember 29, 2023: Results announcedJanuary 1, 2024: New officers assume responsibilities