President/President-Elect 

President
The President is responsible for overseeing all aspects of organization activities; represents the organization at professional and public events; and provides leadership to assist movement toward the AHNA’s mission

Role Responsibilities:

  • Leadership Role on Council/General: 
    • Attends Leadership Council Meetings.
    • Attends National Conference.
    • Serves as Liaison/Advisor to the Conference Planning Committee.
    • Writes Leadership Council Reports.
    • Performs Special Assignments.
    • Writes articles for Beginnings as requested.
    • Collaborates with other Leadership Council members regarding all activities.
  • President’s Activities:
    • Presides at all meetings of the AHNA Membership and Leadership Council.
    • Assumes leadership of the Leadership Council.
    • Assumes responsibility for operations, culture, and direction of the Association.
    • Oversees operations of the Association in collaboration with the Executive Director 
    • Communicates with the Leadership Council on a regular basis in a written monthly report, and via e-mail and telephone as necessary.
    • Mentors the President-Elect in preparation for assuming the office of President.
    • Directs the Leadership Council’s selection of the Holistic Nurse of the Year.
    • Appoints the Nominating Committee.
    • Liaison to Conference Planning Committee
    • Oversees the Advisory Council
    • Advises all committees regarding mission and vision of the Association.
    • Serves as Liaison to AHNCC or appoints someone to fill that position.
    • Represents AHNA to professional and consumer groups.
    • Reviews and approves all contracts prior to signing

President-Elect
• The President-Elect serves as the liaison between the Association and other organizations and associations, nationally and internationally. In the absence of the President, the President-Elect acts on behalf of the Association. 
Role Responsibilities:

  • Attends Leadership Council Meetings
  • Attends National Conference.
  • Assists with National Conference as needed.
  • Writes Leadership Council Reports.
  • Performs Special Assignments.
  • Writes articles for Beginnings as requested.
  • Collaborates with other Leadership Council members regarding all activities.

            Liaison Activities:

  • Acts as the liaison between the Association and other organizations and associations, nationally and internationally.
  • Explores collaborative partnerships with other organizations and associations.
  • Designates committees to assist with liaison activities as needed.

            Committee and Association Activities:

  • Coordinates the following committees:
    • By-laws (Chairs)
    • Ethics
    • Conference Planning Committee
      • Oversees other task forces as assigned by the President.
      • Reviews Leadership Council Handbook annually.
      • Revises above as needed.
      • Serves on the Finance Committee.
      • Assists the President.
      • Prepares to assume the office of President at the end of term.

2012 Candidates for President/President-Elect
Carole Ann Drick
Francie Haldeman

 
 


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