Greater Houston Section
2019 Executive Board Open Positions
Please email your nominations or questions to firstname.lastname@example.org by October 15. Nominees will be required to provide a brief bio and photo 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.
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 2 Councilor and 2 Alternate Councilor positions available on the 2018 Executive Committee. All nominees run for the Councilor position and the two runners up are named Alternate Councilors.
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 2018 Executive Committee.