Secretary

  • TERM:

    Two Years

    RESPONSIBILITIES:

    Review the minutes of the Board of Directors and Executive Committee meetings (staff are assigned to write the minutes).
    Member of Executive Committee.

    Co-validate election results with the nominations and leadership chairperson.
    Serve on committees as requested by President.
    Interpret Board policies and decisions to membership.
    Represent the issues and concerns of constituency and advocate in their best interest.
    Represent association and profession as appropriate.
    Assume other responsibilities as assigned by President.

    EXPECTATIONS:

    With staff assistance, prepare final, written minutes in a timely fashion.
    Attend all Board and Executive Committee meetings.
    Participate in WLA activities.
    Conduct the business of the association in accordance with bylaws.
    Participate in decision making process to fulfill the mission of the association.

    All members of the Board are expected to make a financial contribution to the association as part of the association’s fund raising activities. The amount of the contribution is solely at the discretion of the individual and will not be made public.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    Member of WLA
    Active in WLA at the committee and/or Board level
    Experience preparing minutes for business

    TIME COMMITMENT:

    Moderate