The MASE board is comprised of 31 elected and appointed members.
5 officers: president, president-elect, past-president, secretary, treasurer. Elected by MASE membership. The president serves three years: one as president-elect, one as president, one as past-president. Secretary and treasurer serve two-year terms.
10 area representatives: one from each MASE area and one retired representative. Appointed by their areas to two-year terms.
2 MASA Component Group representatives, serving on both the MASE and MASA boards. Elected by MASA membership to three-year terms.
2 ex officio liaison representatives: CASE and MNCEC liaisons. Appointed by the president-elect to two-year terms.
3 ex officio staff representatives: Executive Director, Director of Professional Development, Legislative Consultant.
9 nonvoting committee chair/co-chairs: from the six MASE standing committees. Appointed by the president-elect on an annual basis.
MASE President-Elect 2017-18 Click Here The President-Elect serves one year, followed by one year as President and one year as Past President.
Duties: The President-Elect shall serve in the event of resignation or absence of the President. S/he shall serve as Co-chair of the Strategic Planning and Federal Advocacy Committees, appoint a Chair/Co-chair-Elect to each Standing Committee, and have such other responsibilities as necessary in regard to matters as delegated by the President and/or Board of Directors.
The President shall preside at the annual business meeting of MASE and at the meeting of the Board of Directors. S/he shall appoint ad hoc committee chairpersons subject to the approval of the officers. This officer shall act for MASE between annual meetings, clearing, by mail, telephone, e-mail or other forms of electronic communication whenever necessary, important actions with the officers. The President, or such alternate as s/he may designate, shall represent MASE at meetings of other groups where MASE representation is desired or required. The President may appoint a parliamentarian to serve at all business meetings of MASE.
The Past President shall serve as Co-chair of the Legislative Committee and have such other responsibilities as necessary in regard to matters delegated by the President and/or Board of Directors.
In the year following past-presidency, s/he serves as MASE Nominating Committee Chair.
MASE Treasurer 2017 - 2019 Click Here The Treasurer serves a two-year term.
Duties: The Treasurer shall oversee the receipt and disbursement, upon proper authorization, all funds of MASE. S/he shall keep an accurate record of receipts and expenditures, and present a report at each annual meeting. The Treasurer shall draw up a proposed budget for the forthcoming year and submit it at the annual business meeting. S/he shall carry on financial and other responsibilities as necessary in regard to matters as delegated by the President and/or Board of Directors.
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