Member Application - ALA Charlotte Chapter

Participation by all members on one or more committees is encouraged and expected. Please indicate your interests below by selecting three (3) committees on which you would be interested in serving. Every effort will be made to accommodate your first preference whenever possible. Thank you for your anticipated participation.

COMMITTEE DESCRIPTIONS

MEMBERSHIP COMMITTEE

Responsible for disseminating new member information to potential members and presenting all eligible applicants for approval. This committee insures an effective assimilation of new members into the membership as a whole and encourages members to become active in the development of the Chapter. The committee maintains a current list of all members and keeps a record of each member’s payment of dues and membership status. The committee updates the Membership Directory and lunch ladder assignments as needed.

EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS COMMITTEE

Responsible for planning all education workshops and seminars for the Chapter. Responsible for coordinating the monthly program for each meeting and for all other special programs throughout the year.

COMMUNICATIONS COMMITTEE

The Communications Committee is responsible for sending all Chapter communications to the Membership, developing and maintaining the Chapter website, and developing and maintaining any other Chapter communication tools, including social media applications. The Communications Committee routinely publishes meeting notices (monthly, HR roundtable, special events, etc.), meeting notice reminders, and Board meeting minutes.

COMMUNITY OUTREACH COMMITTEE

Responsible for researching, organizing, and implementing chapter volunteer opportunities within the community.

SALARY/BENEFITS COMMITTEE

Responsible for overseeing the annual Charlotte area compensation and employee benefits survey.