Greater Houston Section
2022 Executive Board - Open Positions
Please email nominations or questions to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line "2022 GHS Elections" by September 14, 2021. 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 Secretary holds a 2-year term on the Executive Committee.
The Secretary's responsibilities include maintaining and distributing a record of the proceedings of the GHS and EC meetings, maintaining a current GHS membership list, preparing reports to the secretary of ACS National, serving on the Nominating Committee, preparing election ballots, and ultimately executing the yearly elections.
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 are 3 Councilor and 3 Alternate Councilor positions available on the 2022 Executive Committee. A 1-year Alternate Councilor position is also open to complete a vacant position.
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 2022 Executive Committee.