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The Elections Committee helps to select qualified candidates to fill positions in the leadership of the organization. This important committee will aid in developing the future direction of the association, through its leadership.
Call for nominations for the positions of President, Secretary (two year terms) and two Member-at-Large (a single year term and one two year term) to serve as part of the Board of Directors.
The President shall serve for a term of two years, be chairperson of the Board of Directors, shall preside at meetings of the Association and shall have the powers and duties usually pertaining to such office with the exception of those assigned by the Constitution to the Board of Directors.
The Secretary shall serve a term of two years and handle inquiries directed to the Association. The Secretary shall be responsible for ensuring that the minutes of the Board of Directors and General Business Meetings are recorded. The Secretary shall be responsible for maintaining a current list of members’ names, contact information, and relevant information as the Board sees fit and shall act as liaison between the Board of Directors and the Membership Committee.
Two Members-at-large shall each serve for a term of two years, represent the general membership on the Board, attend all AMMP Board meetings and assist the Board as requested. (Please note that one of this year’s Members-at-Large will be filling a one year term to stagger future elections of the two positions.)
Please submit your nomination and their contact information to the Election Committee Chair ( email@example.com ) by Friday, February 23, 2018.
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Matthew T. Miller
Election Committee Chair