National Committees

National Committees/Task Forces
Committee Name Description Board Liaison (BL)/
Committee Chair (CC)
Membership Committee This committee will focus on recruitment, retention and reclamation of our membership, in coordination with ASCENT Management’s membership marketing efforts. Carolyn Barrett, Board Liaison
cbarrett@arborlodging.com
 
Nominations and Elections This committee manages the process for chapter and national elections.  Committee members are assigned 2-4 chapters (during chapter elections) to serve as a liaison.
 
Committee workload is conducted primarily via email, but also includes approximately one committee conference call per month October-May.  Time commitment is approximately 4 hours per month.  The committee is tasked with developing appropriate timelines, templates and other resource docs for the entire N&E life cycle – both on the national and chapter level. Committee liaisons work with 2-4 chapter N&E chairs throughout the (chapter election) process and serve as a resource for the chapters
 
Rob Coffman,Board Liaison
robert.coffman@treasury.gov
NEC Taskforce This committee will assist the taskforce liaison and contract planer with planning for the NEC.  This does not include education selections.  Tecumseh Deloney, Board Liaison
tdeloney@zerotothree.org
Finance Committee This committee assists the Society with financial suggestions and oversight. Chris McLaughlin, Board Liaison
chmclaughlin@carlsonrezidor.com
Sponsorship Taskforce This task force will be focused on developing sponsorship opportunities for the Society including but not limited to the NEC. Chris McLaughlin, Board Liaison
chmclaughlin@carlsonrezidor.com
Annette Wallace, Board Liaison
annette.wallace@ded.mo.gov
JLS Taskforce This task force will assist in the development of content for the Joint Leadership Session held annually at the National Education Conference. Maurine Hill, Board Liaison
Maurine.R.Hill@dss.mo.gov
Carolyn Barrett, Board Liaison
cbarrett@arborlodging.com

Additonal task forces are created on an as needed basis. Past task forces include Blue Ribbon Task Force and Joint Leadership Session Task Force.