The President shall serve for one year beginning January 1st after elections. The President shall be the Chief Executive Officer of the Association, shall serve as Chair of the Executive Board and the Executive Committee.
In case of death, resignation, or removal of the President, the President-elect shall succeed to the office of President for the remainder of the term, followed by the President-elect’s original term had the vacancy not occurred.
Shall be a member of the Budget Committee and an ex-officio member of all committees, except the Nominating Committee.
The President shall be the official representative between the Association, the Affiliate Chapters and the School Nutrition Association.
Shall develop and strategically plan annual goals and objectives with input from the Executive Committee. The Association’s annual goals will be communicated to the affiliate chapter officers during the annual state leadership academy. Chapters will be expected to align chapter goals to help the Association achieve the state goals.
Shall represent the Association in the School Nutrition Association Delegate Assembly.
Shall submit, when requested, reports for the National Association annual reports.
Shall set up a time schedule for completion of the annual reports.
Shall set up a time schedule for completion of the Program of Work and submission of reports of all committees. Establish time schedules for meetings of Executive Board. Set up Calendar of Activities and events of Association for the year.
Shall see that all orders, recommendations, and resolutions of the Executive Board are carried into effect. Shall see that all recommendations and resolutions of the Delegate Assembly
Shall provide the Regional Director and the Executive Director of the SNA a list of newly elected officers within fifteen days after election.
Shall act as Advisor to the Conference Planning Committee and preside at the general sessions of the State Conference.
Shall submit a copy of any revisions of the Association Bylaws to the Regional Director and the Executive Director of the School Nutrition Association within fifteen days after adoption.
Shall see that each officer and committee chair, at the completion of his/her term of office, transfers the completed files to the newly installed officer/chair.
Shall sign checks in accordance with the regulation in Article VI Section E of these Bylaws and shall exercise all other general powers of supervisory and active management usually vested in the office of President.
Shall keep a record of officers, committees and activities together, with the accomplishments of the Program of Work during his/her year as President. These records are to be stored on the external hard drive belonging to the Association after the last Executive Board Meeting following the completed term of President.
Shall appoint two (2) alternates from the remaining elected officers to serve as delegates to the National Delegate Assembly. Upon completion of the term of office, the president shall become the immediate past president of the Association.