The CCRA Nominating Committee is inviting all active members to respond to a call for nominations. Serving the Association can be a very rewarding experience, both professionally and personally. In accordance with the CCRA bylaws, a nomination is now being accepted for the office of President-Elect, Treasurer-Elect, and the Nominating Committee.
Please review the following excerpts from the CCRA Bylaws describing the eligibility requirements and duties for the offices we will be electing this year:
Article VI Section III: Eligibility
A. Only a Distinguished Active Member or an Active Member in good standing shall be eligible to hold office.
B. To be eligible for the office of President-Elect a member will have completed at least one year as a voting member of the Board of Directors at the time the office is assumed.
Office and Duties– Article VI, Section I, Section V, Section VI, and Section IX.
Article VI Section V: Term of Office
- President-Elect: Serves one year as President-Elect, 2 years as President, and 2 years as Immediate Past President for a total commitment of 5 years.
- Treasurer-Elect: Serves one year as Treasurer-Elect and the following two years as Treasurer for a total commitment of 3 years.
Article VI Section IX: Duties of Officers
1. The President-Elect shall
a. Succeed to the office of President at the conclusion of his/her term of office.
b. Appoint the Standing Committee Chairmen for his/her term of office prior to assuming the office of President.
c. Not serve as a member of the Ethics and Nominating Committees.
d. Serve as a member of the Finance Committee
e. Serve as liaison to committees as appointed by the President.
2. The Treasurer-Elect shall
a. Succeed to the office of Treasurer at the conclusion of his/her term of office.
b. Serve as a member of the Finance Committee
Article VIII Section II: Nominating Committee
A. The Nominating Committee shall consist of five (5) members. The President shall appoint the chairman. Three (3) members shall be elected by the membership for a two-year term to ensure that members of the current Board of Directors are not controlling the selection of the next Board of Directors. The Immediate Past President shall serve as a member. The President and President-Elect cannot serve as a member.
B. This committee shall be responsible for conducting the elections of CCRA.