Election Results

The results are in! Congratulations to the elected nominees and thank you to all our members who participated in the election. The new Chair-Elect will begin her term at the conclusion on the 2022 Regional Meeting in the spring, while the new Secretary and Treasurer-Elect will assume their roles starting January 1, 2022.

Chair-Elect

Carpantato (Tanta) Myles
Director & Research Compliance Officer
The University of Alabama

Secretary

Laney McLean
Assistant Director, Center for Advanced Power Systems
Florida State University

Treasurer-Elect

Jaime Petrasek
Director of Research Administration, School of Social Work
Virginia Commonwealth University

2021 Nominations and Elections Committee

  • Coordinator Alison Krauss, Western Carolina University
  • Member – Tom Capitano, Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Member – Ashley Pinkard, Arkansas State University

Position Descriptions

Chair-Elect

  • Serves as a member of the Executive Committee
  • Serves as the Chair of the Program Committee for the annual Regional Meeting
  • Supervises the activities of Standing Committees appointed to the Chair-Elect per the Region’s Organizational Chart
  • Plans and executes Regional Annual Meeting
  • Other duties as agreed upon

Full Position Description

Secretary

  • Serves as a member of the Executive Committee
  • Supervises the activities of Standing Committees appointed to the Secretary per the Region’s Organizational Chart
  • Responsible for all non-financial records of the Region
  • Records the minutes of regional business meetings and provides all other information and documentation required by the Chair to prepare reports to the Regional Executive Committee and National Organization
  • Serves as archivist of the region
  • Responsible for the dissemination of membership information regarding regional activities through various social media and other outlets (e.g., email listserv, regional newsletter)

Full Position Description

Treasurer-Elect

  • Serves as a member of the Executive Committee
  • Assists Treasurer with committee activities and annual Regional Meeting fiscal responsibilities as required
  • Assists Treasurer with financial reports as needed

Full Position Description