Immediate Past President

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES
The Immediate Past President shall:

  • Be a voting member of the Board of Directors
  • Be a PSPA / AAPA member in good standing
  • Be familiar with and adhere to the duties of the Board of Directors as a whole
  • Serve as an advisor to the President
  • Serve as a Delegate to the AAPA House of Delegates
  • Complete the term of office for the President if the position becomes vacant for any reason before a President Elect has officially started his or her term of office
  • Seek, recruit, and cultivate new volunteer leadership for the Society

BOARD RESPONSIBILITIES
The Immediate Past President shall:

  • Review all information presented for discussion at the Board of Directors meeting prior to the meeting and come adequately prepared to discuss those items
  • Preside over all business meetings of the PSPA and its Board of Directors in the absence of the President
  • Recommend appropriate policies for consideration by the Board of Directors

COMMITTEE RESPONSIBILITIES
The Immediate Past President shall:

  • Serve as a Board Advisor to the Government Affairs Division of the Society
  • Be familiar with the minutes of the committees for which he or she acts as Board Advisor
  • Over that each committee under his or her supervision meets the goals as outlined in the Society‚Äôs Action Plan
  • Encourage that each committee under his or her supervision to submit a report two weeks prior to each Board of Directors meeting

ATTENDANCE RESPONSIBILITIES
The Immediate Past President shall:

  • Miss no more than one Board of Directors meeting per year
  • Attend applicable AAPA Meetings
  • Attend meetings of those committees for which he or she acts as a Board Advisor
  • Attend any strategic planning sessions of the Society

This position requires approximately 15 hours per month to fulfill its duties

 

Reviewed/Revised 4/5/08; 7/25/15; 7/23/16