Arkansas Speech-Language-Hearing Association

ArkSHA Committees 1

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Nominations and Elections Committee- Chaired by the ImmediatePast President

The Committee shall prepare nominations and conduct elections for the association.Members of the Nominations and Elections Committee are not eligible for nomination and placement on the ballot.

 

Honors and Awards Committee- Chaired by the ImmediatePast President

The Honors and Awards Committee shall prepare guidelines and recommendations for the honors and awards. The Chairperson of the Honors and Awards Committee shall present recipients with an appropriate award at the Association Convention or Annual Business Meeting.

 

Membership Committee- Chair by the President-Elect

The Committee shall be responsible for recruitment of Full Members, Associate Members and Student Members.

 

Marketing/Recruitment Committee- Board members serving on this committee are the President-Elect, VP of SLP, VP of Aud

The Committee shall be responsible for campaigns throughout the year to promote public awareness of speech, language and hearing including Better Hearing and Speech Month. The committee shall also be responsible for job placement activities, media/press releases, and the promotion of speech—language pathology and audiology as careers.

 

Publications Committee- Chaired by the Secretary

The Committee shall be responsible for the official publication of the Association which is published a minimum of four (4) times annually.

 

Scholarship Committee- Chaired by the Treasurer

The Committee shall be responsible for increasing, promoting and monitoring the endowed Scholarship Fund, publicizing, disseminating and evaluating scholarship applications. The Committee shall be responsible for selection of the scholarship recipient.

 

Convention Committee- Chaired by the VP for CE

The Committee shall be responsible for preparing the professional program and making local arrangements for the Association Convention.

 

Continuing Education Committee- Chaired by the VP-Elect for CE

The Committee shall be responsible for recommendations for and coordination of all educational professional advancement activities sponsored by the Association for its members. The Committee shall represent various communication specialties and professional studies.