Benefits and Role Responsibilities
Becoming a member of the Executive Board for the H&DDHS is an experience we would encourage members to explore. Actively participating in your Hygiene Society group and taking on a leadership role even for a year or two is a valuable experience, and will help you grow both personally and professionally! It gives you the opportunity to take part in the planning process of your continuing education and also offers you the benefit of FREE society membership.
H&DDHS Executive Positions require a commitment to attend all executive planning meetings, which generally include three a year. (No meetings in the summer) It is also required that the Executive attend the monthly meetings and arrive half hour prior to start of meeting to assist with the setting up of the registration table and handouts. The following is a general description of the responsibilities of all members, which is followed by individual position/role responsibilities.
All executive members take part in discussions/brainstorming /planning of, and make collective agreements with regards to:
- Decisions regarding which organizations the H&DDHS will sponsor for the current fiscal year
- Topics for the next fiscal years meetings
- Guest speakers who will present lectures. This involves a collective effort to plan and help arrange a guest speaker for the topics that are chosen.
Executive members include: President, Past President, Volunteer Support and Treasurer.