Want to give back to the profession of higher education? Do you have a bias for action? Would you like to invest in the leadership development of others? Consider joining our board! GBSSA is currently seeking new board members for open positions. At our conference each year, we transition to our new executive board. This year, we are seeking to elect the following positions:
The Vice Chair (and Chair-Elect) shall be elected to serve as a member of the Board of Directors, and as an ex-officio member of all committees. They shall assist Chair with organization's initiatives, manage relationships with Professional Members and other organization partners, including oversight of the Annual Conference sponsor/vendor partners. They will oversee and facilitate the work of the nominating committee, perform the duties of the Chair in their absence, disability, or at their request. If the office of the Chair becomes vacant, they shall fill the vacancy. They will oversee specific initiatives, outside of standing committees as needed, and be responsible for compiling and distributing meeting minutes. This is a three year commitment (first year as Vice Chair, second year as Chair, third year as ex-officio Past Chair).
The Membership Chair is responsible for developing and implementing membership plan, membership database, and supporting membership benefits. Liaison with Web team to provide content to and maintain membership resources on the Web site. This is a two year term.
The Annual Conference Chair is responsible for the implementation of the annual conference for the organization. They will act as liaison with conference consultant from host institution for the programming and content of the annual conference, lead the annual conference committee, be responsible for providing content to communication and web teams for distributing conference information, and work with Business Manager to establish conference budget. This is a one year term.
Please contact GBSSA Ex-Chair Andrew Toczydlowski with any questions or to nominate a colleague.