tenure, the Board of Trustees shall conduct a special election to elect a new Board of Trustees Chairperson who shall finish out the term of the predecessor Board of Trustees Chairperson.tenure, the Board of Trustees shall conduct a special election to elect a new Board of Trustees Chairperson who shall finish out the term of the predecessor Board of Trustees Chairperson.
(n) Any person who has succeeded to the position of Chairperson of the Board of Trustees as a result of his predecessor’s removal, death, resignation, or inability shall be eligible to seek election to that office. If elected, he shall not serve more than one additional full term in office.
Four Years Maximum Term Limit for Every Member of the Board of Trustees
No member of the Board of Trustees shall serve more than four (4) consecutive years in the Board of Trustees. If any member of the Board of Trustees has served a total of four (4) years, his position shall automatically devolve upon his Vice-President or other individual who is entitled to be his successor at the local Chapter level and such a member shall not be qualified to become a member of the BOT until four years after the expiration of his initial four year term.
Removal of Board of Trustees Chairperson
(a) The Board of Trustees Chairperson may be removed from office upon a written petition signed by at least one-half (½) of the entire members of the Board of Trustees that shall state the grounds for the removal.
(b) The petition shall be heard by the Board of Trustees provided the Board of Trustees Chairperson shall be afforded an opportunity to defend himself orally or in writing.
(c) A resolution by the Board of Trustees to remove its Chairperson from office shall pass by a two-thirds (⅔) majority vote of the entire members of the Board of Trustees.
(d) A Board of Trustees Chairperson who has been removed from office pursuant to the provisions of this Article shall remain a full-fledged member of the Board of Trustees provided he is still his Chapter’s President.
ARTICLE 6 EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE Composition
The Executive Committee shall consist of the: President, Vice President, Secretary, Assistant Secretary, Treasurer, Financial Secretary, Director of Research and Culture, Director of Membership and Welfare, Director of Development, Director of Publicity, and Speaker (Otota).
Powers
(a) The daily administration of the Association shall be delegated to the President who, with members of the Executive Committee acting at his direction, shall be accountable to the entire membership of the Association through the Board of Trustees.