Time Commitment for ASE Officers

Time Commitment for Officers:

  • Executive Committee Conference Calls – 90 minute calls twice a month (dates and times set)
  • Board of Directors Meeting/Strategic Planning Session in February – All nominees for the proposed Slate of Officer and Directors elected June 2018 are invited to attend to become familiar with the strategic plan and goals.)
  • IRT Event in April (usually a 2 day event)
  • June Board Meeting at ASE Scientific Sessions
  • IRT Partner meetings at the Scientific Sessions (usually 3-4 face-to-face)
  • November 2018 Board Meeting (2 day event)
  • Required review and voting on ASE Guidelines (3-6 times per year)
  • Participation in any specially called meetings

Time Commitment for Board Members:

  • Board of Directors Meeting/Strategic Planning Session in February –  All nominees for the proposed Slate of Officer and Directors election June 2018 are invited to attend to become familiar with the strategic plan and goals.)
  • June Board Meeting at Scientific Sessions
  • November 2018 Board Meeting (It is usually a 2 day event)
  • Board members will be required to participate in quarterly conference calls held by the Executive Committee.
  • Participation in any specially called meetings
  • Required review and voting on ASE Guidelines (3-6 times per year)

ASE will cover travel, lodging and meal reimbursement to attend the February Board Meeting/Strategic Planning session and the November Board meeting.  All other meeting travel is not covered.

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