Join the IPNE Team!
If you are an independent publisher or author-publisher looking to "make better books and sell more of them," we invite you use this form to express your interest in serving as an IPNE Project Team coordinator, Board member, or Volunteer!

PLEASE NOTE: Board nominations for 2022-2023 closed on Friday, December 31, 2021. Online ballots will go out the week of Jan. 10, with results announced Feb. 15.

You are welcome to express interest in serving on the Board at. Any time; nominations will open again on Dec. 1, 2022 for the 2023-2024 slate.

Serving as an IPNE Project Team leader, Board member, or Team volunteer connects you with opportunities to network with experts & industry professionals, learn best practices and cutting edge technologies, and help shape IPNE’s future as an effective nonprofit comprised of indies who collaborate for maximum individual and mutual benefit. Engaging with the organization is the best way to get the most out of your IPNE membership.

Not all fields on this form are required, but as much information as possible is appreciated; It will help us connect you to the most meaningful role.
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Email *
Name *
Company Name
Are you an IPNE member? *
Street Address
City or Town
State or Province *
Zip or Postal Code *
This helps us build geographic diversity on the board and project teams. Numerals and dashes only for US
Phone 1 *
Please format like this: +1 222-222-2222
Phone 2
Backup or office phone, please format like this: +1 222-222-2222
Email *
Best email for IPNE business
Primary website
OK to use Facebook page; http:// and www. are not necessary.
Nominating for Board Position (not yourself)
Include the name, organization, website, and contact information for your nominee (other than yourself).
I am interested in serving on the Board of Directors *
Please indicate your interest in the following BoD roles or choose NONE:
I am able to serve the following lengths of time on the Board of Directors:
Please check all relevant; all board members must commit to at least one year.
Rather than joining the board now, I would prefer to "adopt" (shadow) the following Board member:
Also see the for the list of Board and Project Team members up for "adoption."
My Technology & Expertise
Indicate level of professional or hobby experience, or if you "want to learn."
want to learn!
website mgt.
financial mgt.
event mgt.
time mgt.
small press
Google Apps
Google Hangouts/HoAs
video production
bookstore mgt.
book repping
book design
public relations
project mgt.
social media mgt.
web design/dev.
software platforms
legal advising
cat herding
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I am interested in helping with these specific IPNE events or exhibits:
Please check all relevant events. More details at
I am interested in participating in the following Project Teams:
Choose one or more that you would like to participate in, with other IPNE board and at-large members as team members.
Suggestion Box
Longer discussion of your ideas, hopes, and observations about IPNE, or any clarification of answers above.
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