Illinois REALTORS® will accept applications for six positions on its 2019 Board of Directors through April 15, 2018.

The process has been streamlined this year to allow applications to be submitted through an online portal. The form, campaign rules and the criteria for selection are on a special web page.

The association’s Board of Directors sets the overall course for the more than 47,000-member trade association. The board has a total of 28 members, of which  20 are at-large members. Four members of the association’s Executive Committee and four past presidents are also on the board.

Applicants are required to undergo a background check as part of the process.