Members: Accepting Board Nominations (Due June 17th).
Hello AK Chapter Members!
I hope everyone is enjoying the summer.
The time of year has come to get Executive board nominations started. Alaska Chapter Executive Committee elections for the 2017-2018 term are eminent and as such we have a call for nominations for all positions listed below.
The positions to be filled are as follows:
Vice President South Central
Vice President Southeast
Vice President Interior
At Large Member
At Large Member
The following is a description of each positions responsibilities:
The President-Elect/Past-President shall represent and act for the Chapter as directed by the president and consistent with the policies of the Society as established by the Board of Trustees.
Assist the President at meetings and preside in the President’s absence or when called upon by the President
Serve as acting president when designated by the president or the Executive Committee
Assist the President in filling standing committee
Assist the management and administration of Chapter programs and budget
Lead special projects and assignments as designated by the Chapter President
For President-Elect, assume the President position the following year
Update Chapter Governance Handbook at beginning of term
Represent the chapter at the National ASLA convention and mid-year meeting as the Chapter President-Elect/Past-President (with partial reimbursement by Alaska Chapter and ASLA National)
ASLA National Commitments
Attend the ASLA national mid-year Chapter President’s Council
Attend the National ASLA conference
Serve as chair of the Nominating Committee (when position is President-Elect, Past-Past-President shall hold this chair)
Serve on the Budget Committee
President-Elect: First year of four year commitment: year one President-Elect; years two and three President; year four Past President.
Past-President: Fourth year of four year commitment: year one President-Elect; years two and three President; year four Past President. As needed, the role of past-past-president shall be an ex officio one during the fifth year.
A Fellow or Member in good standing.
Network with other chapter executives and ASLA leaders on a national level
Vice President South Central (Programs)
The Vice President South Central shall:
Be informed on Chapter and Society goals and objectives, policies and procedures, programs and services, and activities and events.