It is almost time for the Association of Missouri Interpreters’ elections!
The AMI offices for Vice President and Treasurer are up for election. This is your opportunity whether you are new to AMI or have been a long-standing member, a student, volunteer, or full-time interpreter.
Why should you run for an AMI office?
- The organization cannot run without membership participation.
- You will have the opportunity to shape the future of AMI.
- You can develop or improve your leadership skills.
- You can share your experience and knowledge.
- It will look great on your resume.
If you are interested in running for either office please contact Elections Chair Cyndi Cogbill by e-mail or by phone at the Joplin MDC office, (417) 629-3423. You will also need to send a “headshot” photograph and your “campaign” write-up before August 1.
Office Duties (taken from the AMI by-laws):
Section 2. The officers, the immediate Past-President, and members at large (appointed members) shall constitute the Executive Committee.
AMI Vice President (2 year term – 2011 & 2012):
Section 4. The Vice-president shall assume the duties of the President in the latter’s absence.
AMI Treasurer (2 year term – 2011 & 2012):
Section 6. The Treasurer shall keep a record of all funds (received and dispersed) of the Association and its Executive Committee in a suitable book or electronic media. They shall also submit reports at the annual business meeting. They shall assist the workshop chair with registrations for the annual Association workshop.