SEAFWA COMMITTEES

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Committees

Standing Committees

Permanent committees set in the SEAFWA bylaws.

Executive
Auditing Committee
Resolutions Committee
Nominating Committee
Annual Conference Committee
Awards Committee

 

Technical Committees

Created by the President or Directors. These committees are normally of unlimited duration but may be dissolved or reconstituted as appropriate.

Fisheries Resources
Forest Land Resources
Human Dimensions
Human Resources – including Minorities in Natural Resource Conservation
Hunting, Fishing, and Wildlife Recreation Participation
Law Enforcement
Legal
Wildlife Diversity
Wildlife Resources

 

Project Committees

Established by the President or Directors for the purposes of establishing, guiding, and administering a specific program(s) or project(s) of the SEAFWA.

Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study Steering

 

Joint Party Committees

Those committees in which the Directors participate with other entities for a specific purpose(s). Such committees are not populated solely by the SEAFWA but do assist in achievement of its mission.

C.W. Watson Award
Southeast Aquatic Resources Partnership Steering
Wetlands Wildlife

Governance

ARTICLE V

Committees

 

Section 1 – Committee types

There shall be four types of committees: Standing, Technical, Project, and Joint Party.    The Board may adopt policies governing the membership, objectives, and operational functions of all committees as necessary to have them serve the best interest of the Association. 

 

Section 2 –Standing Committees

The following Standing Committees shall be appointed by the Board:

The Executive Committee shall be composed of six members of the Association: the President, Vice President, Secretary-Treasurer, immediate Past President, and two other Board members to be appointed by the Board with specific consideration for geographical balance.

The Auditing Committee shall be composed of the Vice President, who shall act as Chairman, and two other Board members appointed by the Board

The following Standing Committees shall be appointed by the President:  

  1. The Resolution Committee shall be composed of four Board members, one of which shall be designated as Chairman by the President.
  2. The Nominating Committee shall be composed of three Board members, one of which shall be designated as Chairman by the President.
  3. The Annual Conference Committee shall be composed of representatives of designate Association Technical Committees and other members as may be deemed appropriate by the President or the Board.  The President shall appoint one Board member to serve as Chairman of the Committee.

 

Section 3 – Technical Committees

The President shall appoint such Technical Committees as approved by the Board and as deemed necessary to the conduct of the affairs of the Association.

 

Section 4 – Project Committees

Project Committees shall be authorized by the Board and appointed by the President for the purposes of establishing, guiding, and administering a specific program(s) or project(s) of the Association.

 

Section 5 – Joint Party Committees

Joint Party Committees shall be those in which the Board elects to be a participant with other entities for a specific purpose(s).  Such committees are not constituted solely by the Association but shall be of assistance in the achievement of its objectives.  Association members of Joint Party Committees shall be appointed by the President.

 

Section 6 – Requirements Apply to Committees

Action without meetings, notice and waiver of notice, and quorum and voting requirements of the board, apply to committees of the board and committee members as well.  (Carol)