Responsibilities of PennACE President

  • Reviews and establishes organizational goals and objectives with the Executive Board to determine the members' needs and the future focus of the association.
  • Oversees the entire range of committees and activities.
  • Maintains contact with the Executive Board members to monitor and ensure that committee assignments are being completed.
  • Establishes the agenda and presides at Executive Board meeting and general meetings.
  • Determines the issues that must be brought to a general vote.  Oversees the democratic process, casting the deciding vote in the event of a tie.  Decides issues when a general vote is not possible.
  • Appoints chairpersons of standing and ad hoc committees.
For more information on the role of the President, feel free to contact Lesli Somerset Talley, 2020-2021 PennACE President.