Immediate Past President & Chair of the Committee on Directorship

Position Title: Immediate Past President and Committee on Directorship Chair

Capacity: Executive Committee

Reports to: President

Key Responsibilities:

  • Organizes and chairs the Committee on Directorship
  • Ensures that the Board Member Responsibilities document is updated and adhered to annually
  • Calls for applications for Board membership
  • Oversees the development of slate of officers for the following year, including the official vote
  • Following the vote, ensures that a thoughtful transition is put in place for all new Board members
  • Develops strategy to better position AFP members, with focus on Executive Board, within the business community
  • Cultivates future Chapter leaders, increasing diverse member representation in Board service and committees each year
  • Provides leadership training opportunities to cultivate future Chapter leaders
  • Promotes Chapter membership serving on AFP Global committees
  • Develops and submits a budget to the Treasurer by designated deadline; monitors committee income and expenditures
  • Provides timely and up-to-date content to Chapter Administrator and Marketing Chair for website and digital publications
  • Works to successfully achieve goals outlined in Chapter Strategic Plan
  • Celebrates success; ensures that celebration includes expressions of gratitude to volunteers
  • Adheres to policies and Board responsibilities as adopted by the Board of Directors
  • Upon leaving office, transfers all records to successor