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2010-2011 AAA TASK FORCES
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AAA Governance Task Force

Charge

  • Review the governance, organizational, and committee structures of the AAA as outlined in the Bylaws and detailed in the Policies and Procedures Manual (Executive Committee, Council, and their relationships to sections and regions) for its consistency with and appropriateness to support and facilitate the strategic goals of the Association as outlined in the AAA Strategic Vision Document.
  • The Task Force should not be limited to the existing governance and organization structure.
  • The Task Force should ensure that their recommendations support the current and planned membership composition.

Membership

  • New Task Force members are appointed annually by the AAA President.

Meetings

  • The Task Force meets as needed.

Responsibilities

  • Provide a report to the Executive Committee no later than the May 2011 strategic planning session.
  • The report should review the existing governance, organizational, and committee structure and include:
    • A review and comparison of our governance, organizational, and committee structures to other similar organizations and associations.
    • A consideration of the type of structure that would be effective to support and facilitate the current and planned membership and the related goals laid out in the AAA Strategic Vision Document.
    • An identification of strengths and weaknesses of the AAA current structure to facilitate the goals and objectives as specified in the AAA Strategic Vision Document.
    • Recommendations for changes to our current governance, organizational, and committee structures including changes in the AAA bylaws and other governance issues including the Policies and Procedures Manual.
    • Assist efforts to inform and involve the AAA membership in any proposed governance changes.
  • The Chair will have the opportunity three times every term-year to prepare and send a progress report which will be available for the Executive Committee to review at their next meeting. This report should include accomplishments and suggested modifications and should be sent to the AAA President, the committee’s Executive Committee Liaison, and staff liaison, Barbara Gutierrez (barbara.gutierrez@aaahq.org).

Chair

Sue Haka
Michigan State University
Email

Members


Name
Affiliation

Contact

Term Length

Term Expires

Kevin Stocks
Brigham Young University

Email

1

08/2011

Karen Pincus
University of Arkansas

Email

1

08/2011

Parveen Gupta
Lehigh Univeristy

Email

1

08/2011

Vaughan Radcliffe
University of Western Ontario

Email

1

08/2011

Bambi Hora
University of Central Oklahoma

Email

1

08/2011

Elizabeth Oliver
Washington and Lee University

Email

1

08/2011

EC Liaison

Christine Botosan
University of Utah
Email


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