Per the OWLS bylaws, elections for all nine board positions are held every January at the monthly general meeting. The duties of each officer are outlined in those same bylaws, which can be found here.
Each dues-paying member of OWLS in good standing who has attended at least one previous OWLS meeting is entitled to one vote. The positions are:
OWLS encourages those interested in running for the board to submit a candidate statement to firstname.lastname@example.org. Candidate statements will be posted on this webpage within two days of receipt. Please keep candidate statements under 400 words or they will be cut off.
Statements are not required and may not reflect all candidates who will be running for the board.