This new committee is responsible for advising the Board of Directors on standards for constituent societies, assessing the health of constituent societies, creation of educational programming and tools focused in improving the health and effectiveness of constituent societies; and facilitating mentoring relationships between constituent society leaders to promote peer-to-peer exchange of ideas and support.
The committee will be made up of three members who are president, president-elect, immediate past president or treasurer of a constituent society at the time of their appointment. In addition, three members are appointed at-large.
The committee will:
- Develop a mentoring program to pair struggling constituent societies with strong constituent societies. The results of the CS Survey by the CS Task Force will provide necessary data.
- Develop standards for processes including, but not limited to: maintaining accurate and timely financial records, assessing existing policies and determine areas of concern, standardizing practices to ease leadership transitions.
- Address succession planning to mitigate leadership recycling