Greater Houston Section
2023 Executive Board - Open Positions
Please email nominations or questions to email@example.com with the subject line "2023 GHS Elections" by September 14, 2022. Nominees will be be required to provide a brief biography and photograph for the ballot.
Chair-Elect is in total a 3-year position with the first year as Chair-Elect, second year as Chair, and third year as Past-Chair.
Chair-Elect handles matters, in concert with committee chairs, related to special programming like the summer social and the awards dinners. Chair-Elect plans the following year's speaker series and chapter meetings while assisting in the execution of the Chair's programming for the present year. Chair-Elect also serves on the Awards Committee.
Should the Chair be unable to fulfill their duties (partially or in their entirety), the Chair-Elect will take on the additional duties.
The Treasurer holds a 2-year term on the Executive Committee.
The Treasurer's responsibilities include receiving and dispersing GHS operating funds, preparing financial reports, filing the GHS annual income statement, and advising the Executive Committee in budget matters. The Treasurer is also responsible for preparing the financial portion of the GHS Annual Report and for filing the Section's tax returns.
Councilors and Alternate Councilors hold 3-year term on the Executive Committee.
Councilors represent the GHS at council meetings at the national ACS meetings, currently held twice a year. Councilors serve as a liaison between GHS and ACS and are required to attend and vote at all council meetings at the national ACS meetings. Additionally, each Councilor is required to serve on at least one committee of the ACS and GHS.
Alternate Councilors attend the national ACS meetings in place of Councilors as needed. Each Alternate Councilor is required to serve on at least one committee of the GHS.
There is 1 Councilor and 1 Alternate Councilor position available on the 2023 Executive Committee.
Directors hold a 1-year term on the Executive Committee. Directors are considered entry-level positions of the Executive Committee. Directors are expected to attend all Executive Committee meetings of the GHS and serve on at least one standing committee of the GHS.
There are 4 director positions available on the 2023 Executive Committee.