The Membership Committee shall be responsible for recommending criteria for eligibility for the various membership categories to the Council, for reviewing applications for membership, and making recommendations to the Council for approval of new members and for the forfeiture or expulsion of members.
The Vice President shall be the Chair of the Membership Committee. The Council shall appoint at least three other members of the Committee from among the voting and non voting (ex-officio and ad hoc) members of the Council and may appoint other members from among various membership categories of the Society as necessary to accomplish its mission. At least two voting members of the Committee shall be trainees. The President shall be a voting ex-officio member of the Committee. The Executive Officer shall be a non-voting ex-officio member of the Committee.
Director of Scientific Meetings, Membership, and Educational Services