Trips Chair: Responsible for TPO Trip related activities. This position is perfect for a TPO member that enjoys a variety of theme focused destinations. The Trips Chair has the opportunity to explore all of the themed attractions Texas has to offer, along with valuable opportunities to network with local industry experts. The Trips Chair responsibilities include: - Organizing 1-2 themed industry related trips (theme parks, zoos, museums, etc.) per month for the Fall 2018 semester. - Communicating trip dates and detailed information to organization members and officers. - Coordinating day-of-trip plan, such as carpooling, departure times, etc. NOTE: The Trips Chair does NOT have to go on every trip, but is responsible for the organization of all trips.
Outreach Chair: Responsible for Industry and Student Outreach for TPO. This position offers a wide range of industry focused opportunities for a TPO member looking to bring in new members and industry resources. The Outreach Chair will be constantly up-to-date on themed industry opportunities, and gain valuable marketing and media experience. The Outreach Chair responsibilities include: - Organizing local industry events, such as the Disney College Program Panel or guest speakers. - Updating organization members on local, national, or international industry opportunities, such as IAAPA, Design Competitions, Internship Opportunities, etc. - Developing media and advertisements to connect TPO to theme park fans and potential new members.
Public Relations Chair: Responsible for TPO social media. This position is great for a social media fanatic that can use their expertise to help TPOs public image. The PR Chair is the face of TPO, directly communicating information and updates to TPO members. The Public Relations Chair responsibilities include: - Actively posting on TPO social media (Facebook, Instagram, TPO Website, etc.) - Updating TPO members on meetings, socials, and other announcements via social media.
Fundraising Chair: Responsible for TPO fundraising and local social activities. This position is centered around getting TPO necessary funds for organization activities, while also bringing the organization together to bond over a shared love of theme parks. The Fundraising Chair is perfect for a TPO member that loves the social aspect of TPO, and wants to help new members become part of the TPO family. The Fundraising Chair responsibilities include: - Coordinating profit shares with local businesses. - Organizing local socials, such as movie nights, game nights, etc, to bring TPO members together.
Project Chair: Responsible for TPO member projects and activities. The Project Chair will be the head of a new TPO initiative created to give TPO members hands-on experience with themed design. This position offers valuable design, project management, and industry focused experience to a TPO member looking to jump start their career in themed entertainment engineering or business. The Projects Chair responsibilities include: - Organizing long term projects that TPO members can take part in for professionally focused experience in Design or other areas relevant to the Themed Industry. - Plan smaller group activities for meetings in order to 'break the ice' among members.