2020 Region II Officer Candidates

Below are the nominees for the 2020 Region II Officer vacancies.  Please click each name to read the candidate’s statement of interest.

Chair-Elect
Catherine Parker
The George Washington University

Treasurer-Elect
Gabriela Anglon
Weill Cornell Medical College

Secretary
Danielle Brown
University of Maryland, Baltimore


Full descriptions of each Officer position can be found in the Region II Administrative Policies & Procedures. Summaries of each position are below.

Chair-Elect
Commitment: Three Years

  • 1-year as Chair-Elect, beginning on January 1, 2020
  • 1-year as Chair, beginning on January 1, 2021
  • 1-year as Immediate Past Chair, beginning on January 1, 2022

Primary Responsibilities: 
Chair-Elect: Chairs the Volunteer and Membership Development Committee. Serves as Region II’s Volunteer Coordinator. Serves as ex-officio member of the Region II Steering Committee.

Chair: Serves as chief executive officer of the Region.  Serves as Chair of the Regional Steering Committee.  Supports and encourages activities of the Region’s Standing Committees, as well as the overall day-to-day operations of the Region. 

Immediate Past Chair: Serves as Chair of the Leadership Development and Nominating Committee.  Serves as ex-officio member of the Region II Steering Committee.

Treasurer-Elect
Commitment: Three Years

  • 1-year as Treasurer-Elect, beginning on January 1, 2020
  • 2-years as Treasurer, beginning on January 1, 2021

Primary Responsibilities
Treasurer-Elect: Assists the Treasurer with the management of financial activities of the Region.  Serves as ex-officio member of the Region II Steering Committee.

Treasurer: Serves as chief financial officer of the Region.  Prepares and maintains financial reports on behalf of the Region.  Administers registrations for the annual Fall meeting and other Regional programs, including the Professional Development Committee.  Serves as Chair of the Site Selection Committee.  Serves as ex-officio member of the Region II Steering Committee.

Secretary
Commitment: 1-year, beginning on January 1, 2020

Primary Responsibilities: Records minutes of Regional Steering Committee and all Business Meetings, and maintains the other non-financial records of the Region.  Serves as Chair of the Communications Committee and has primary responsibility for leading communication efforts on behalf of the Region.  Serves as ex-officio member of the Region II Steering Committee.