Title of Position
Member of Board
Attends Board meetings
Length/timing of term
One year, elected by the membership
Note: This position is a three year position. The first year the person is elected to President Elect. The second year s/he serves as President. The third year s/he serves as Past President.
Definition from By-Laws:
“President: The President shall, subject to the control of the Board of Directors, generally supervise, direct and control the business of the Chapter. He/she shall preside over all meetings of the Chapter and at all meetings of the Board of Directors.
He/she shall appoint standing committee members except as otherwise provided in these Bylaws. The President shall be an ex-officio member of all committees, but shall have no right to vote when serving in an ex-officio capacity. He/she may have such other duties and powers as may be prescribed by the Board of Directors or these Bylaws.”
II. POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES: General
Board Relationship: The President chairs the Board meetings and plans the agenda. The President is supported by both the President-Elect and the Past-President in his/her day-to-day operational, as well as planning functions. Together they form a team to guide the Board and Chapter activities.
The President also: Facilitates any difficult communications between Board members if needed, acknowledges the progress and accomplishments of the Board and its individuals, calls for additional Board meetings as needed and tracks the group dynamics.
Prerequisites and/or Requirements for the Position: Serve as President-Elect in prior year.
III. POSITION FUNCTIONS/ACTIVITIES: Specific
Revised 07012017 LRS