President

Section 1.a.The President shall preside at all regular and special meetings of the Association and all regular and special meetings of the Board, or shall designate an individual to assume this responsibility.

b. The President shall ensure the coordination of all activities of the Association through cooperative efforts with the Executive Director, shall represent the Association at all regular and special functions, shall speak for the Association at all times while serving as President, and shall prepare the annual budget.

c. The President shall appoint committees of the Association as necessary to perform specific responsibilities with the chair of each committee serving as a nonvoting representative to the Board. The Chair and members of each committee must be members of the Association in good standing during the time that they serve in their respective positions.

d. The President shall appoint editors for the Proceedings of the Annual Meeting and any periodic publications of the Association with each editor serving as a nonvoting representative to the Board. The Editors must be members of the Association in good standing during the time that they serve in their respective positions.

e. The President shall conduct the selection of the recipients of the service awards that are presented at the MSERA annual meeting.

f. The President shall be responsible for annually reviewing and updating as appropriate the section of the Operations Manual applicable to the office of President.

2015 Gail Hughes, University of Arkansas at Little Rock








2014 Kathy Campbell, Southeastern Louisiana University










2013 Michelle Haj-Broussard, McNeese State University



2012 Julie Holmes, Louisiana Tech University,
jholmes@latech.edu
2011 Eddie Shaw, University of South Alabama, eshaw@usouthal.edu