The governing of Fiber Artists of San Antonio is by the Board of Directors (the “Board”) composed of the elected officers, the immediate Past President, and appointed Committee chairpersons.
The Executive Board is comprised of Officers and Chairpersons of standing Committees who meet once a month on a set date, or when designated by the President.
The President shall appoint all Committee chairpersons before the June Board meeting. Committee chairpersons shall appoint their own Committee members.
The officers include the following: President, First Vice President, Second Vice President, Third Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer, two Federation Representatives, and Newsletter Editor. Each elected position has one vote whether the position is filled by one person or shared among several. The President must have served on a previous Board. Additional officers may be elected when submitted by the Nomination Committee and approved by a majority of members present.
Officers are elected for a term of one year. The fiscal year and term of office shall begin June 1st and end May 31st.
The officers shall not be paid a salary for service as an officer but their expenses, if any, in connection with the affairs of the organization may be reimbursed by the organization. This provision shall not be construed to prevent an officer or director from receiving any compensation from the organization for duties other than as a director or officer.
The Board of Directors may appoint such other officers as it shall deem necessary. These officers shall hold their offices for such terms and exercise such powers and perform such duties as shall be determined by the Board.