Board Structure

Board Structure

Committees of the board include Communications, Finance, Fund Development, Member Relations, Programs, Scholar Relations, and University Relations. In addition, the president appoints the Allocations Committee and the chair for the Scholar Awards Luncheon.  The Nominating Committee is elected by the membership at the annual meeting in May.  


Communications Oversees all external and internal communications including annual report, newsletter, MailChimp, and website. 
Finance Oversees the chapter's finances by creating and tracking a yearly budget and monitoring investments.
Member Relations Recruits and retain a strong active membership including the new member orientation and the summer party.
Philanthropy Builds long term relationships and financial commitment with the members, community, corporations, and foundations.
Programs Addresses the educational mission of the chapter by planning programs that educate and inform members and their guests about cutting-edge research.
Scholar Relations Builds relationships among members and scholars by organizing the scholar picnic, orientation for new scholars, celebrate the scholars, lab tours and maintaining a relationship with scholar alums.
University Relations Serves as a liaison between the chapter and the university partners.


Standing Committees

Allocation Determines the number of scholar awards to be allocated to each university partner.
Long Range Plan Reviews and asseses the Chapter's growth
Nominating Slates the officers and directors and members of the next Nominating Committee.  The officers and directors and members of the Nominating Committee are slated and approved at the Annual Meeting in May.
Scholar Awards Luncheon Plans and organizes the annual Scholar Awards Luncheon.