The South Carolina Society for Respiratory Care is currently accepting nominations for the following 2021 Board of Directors positions: President-Elect, Vice President, Treasurer, Jr. Region Director for each region (Coastal, Midlands, Pee Dee, and Piedmont).
All nominees must be a licensed practitioner within the state and in good standing as an active member of the AARC/SCSRC. Candidates must be willing to serve the entire term of office and be willing to attend all necessary events and meetings pertaining to their office, including four board meetings each year. Other desired qualifications specific to the office are as follows:
President Elect – Prior board experience serving for two years on either the Executive Committee and/or Regional Director. This is a three-year term (3) that transitions into President, and Immediate Past President.
Vice President – Prior board experience serving for two years on either the Executive Committee, as a Regional Director or as an active Committee Chair. The Vice President shall serve as chairperson of the Program Committee for the Annual Meeting. Due to the nature of the office, all candidates should also have prior program committee experience (i.e. Annual Program, Scientific Symposium, Regional Symposium, Perinatal/Pediatric Meeting.) This is a two (2) year term.
Treasurer – Prior board experience serving for two years on either the Executive Committee, as a Regional Director or as an active Committee Chair. Due to the nature of the office, documented experience in a role that requires financial management, budgeting, etc…is preferred. This is a two (2) year term.
Regional Directors – Prior experience serving as an active committee chair or member is preferred. The term of office for a Director is two (2) years, serving year one as a junior director and year two as a senior director.
The future of Respiratory Care is primed for exciting challenges and opportunities. If you or someone you know has shown interest in getting involved, NOW IS THE TIME!
Please direct all questions to Tarisha Latimer, President-Elect firstname.lastname@example.org. We look forward to working with you!
Deadline for Nominations is May 4, 2020
Deadline for Applications is May 26, 2020