Updated: Apr 13
Nominations should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Self-nominations are welcomed and encouraged. The positions open are:
4 year term
The Vice President, when elected, assumes a four year rotation on the NRHC Executive Board. The first year, the Vice President serves a liaison to the Student Representative and helps to coordinate some aspects of the annual conference. The Vice President then succeeds to the office of President-Elect and serves as Co-Chair for the annual conference. The President-Elect then succeeds to the office of President, leading the organization and co-chairing the annual conference. The President succeeds to the office of Immediate Past President for the fourth and final year of the term.
3 year term
Together with the Executive Secretary, the Executive Treasurer maintains and publishes a current membership list including names and addresses of institutional representatives, and serves as liaison with the National Collegiate Honors Council. The Executive Treasurer collects and manages all Regional funds, and may sign contractual obligations on behalf of the Region or may designate another officer or standing committee chair to do so. The Executive Treasurer approves fiscal and contractual obligations of less than $501. Fiscal and contractual obligations greater than $500 but less than $1001 require approval of the Executive Treasurer and the President or the President’s designee. Fiscal and contractual obligations of over $1000 requires the approval of the Executive Board.
Normally a 3-year term, we are asking the region to elect the Executive Secretary to a modified 2-year term
The Executive Board is proposing a 2-year term to space out elections so that, in any given year, only 1 of the Executive Secretary, Executive Treasurer, and Web Coordinator is up for election.
Together with the Executive Treasurer, the Executive Secretary maintains and publishes a current membership list including names and addresses of institutional representatives, and shall serve as liaison with the National Collegiate Honors Council. The Executive Secretary takes minutes at all Board and Regional meetings, is responsible for handling all communications via the NRHC email account, and is the coordinator for the yearly Board election.
2 year term
The Faculty Representatives are responsible for coordinating the Big Picture Discussion and Consultants' Corner during the yearly conference. Additionally, the Faculty Representatives are responsible for reviewing applicants for and choosing winners of the Minority Scholarship in addition to coordinating several "Decompression Chambers" throughout the year.
Student Representatives (2 positions)
The Student Board Representatives shall be elected to a one-year term by a vote of the membership of the Region. Student Board Representatives may be elected to additional one-year terms. Student Representative are responsible to plan all the student events that will be taking place at the next NRHC conference. This includes the student social on Thursday, the Art Show, Open Mic night on Friday, and the student gala on Saturday night.Additional duties include:
Attend the conference in-person and assist with pre-conference set-up, the registration table, and post-conference wrap-up responsibilities.
Attend Summer Planning meeting in Philadelphia June 2021, visit assigned rooms during on-site meeting and make sure that they fit with your concept: size, location, etc.
Create flyers and maintain extensive social media promotion and marketing.
Staff and maintain the Student Activities Committee.
Lead the Student Caucus