Standing Committees

The standing committees of the Association shall be Awards, Bylaws, Executive, Finance, Nominating, Reunion/Special Events and Student Relations. An Officer or Director shall chair all committees.

Awards Committee

This committee selects award recipients from nominations received from alumni at-large through the Office of Alumni Relations. The awards are Alumnus of the Year, Distinguished Service, Public Service and Special Recognition. Details of the awards are listed in Standing Rules.

Bylaws Committee

This committee monitors the Bylaws for updates and makes recommendations to the Board on wording of Bylaw amendments prior to their going before the entire Association for final ratification.

Executive Committee

This committee consists of the President, President-Elect, Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer. This Committee shall set the agenda for Board Meetings and shall have authority to act on matters between regular meetings of the Board. Such action shall be reported to the Board at the next meeting. This committee meets at the call of the President.

Finance Committee

This committee is responsible for the fiscal integrity of the Alumni Association and its programs. It accomplishes this by overseeing income from investments so the Association can most effectively achieve its mission. This committee prepares and presents the Association budget, reviews requests for funding and makes recommendations to the Board in this regard. (The Treasurer shall be the Chairperson of this committee.)

Nominating Committee

See Article III, Section 11.

Reunion/Special Events Committee

This committee shall plan and implement the Annual Alumni Reunion, with assistance of the Office of Alumni Relations. It will also serve as an advisory committee with regard to other alumni events.

Student Relations Committee

This committee shall evaluate the activities of the Association so as to promote goodwill and interaction between the alumni and the student body and recommend methods for improvement. This committee will also include up to four (4) student representatives, appointed by the President of Student Council.

Taskforce on Alumni Association Finances

This taskforce shall evaluate, discuss and propose opportunities for the Alumni Association to increase income. The taskforce shall also take the lead in implementing ideas.