RMPA is seeking nominations for EC members.
This year President Elect and Secretary positions are open.
Are you interested in self nominating or do you have a peer you would like to nominate? Please email us with specific contact information for that person using the button below.
RMPA is looking for dedicated persons to serve on a newly forming program committee. More details on these positions will be found here when available. If you are interested in self nominating or if you have a peer you would like to nominate please email Anna Ropp with specific contact information for that person: email@example.com.
Membership Engagement Cooridinator
RMPA is looking for a dedicated person to serve as a membership engagement coordinator. This person would be able to use technology to help build and maintain a member list, recruit members, and post on social media on behalf of the organization. More details on this position will be found here when available. If you are interested in self nominating or if you have a peer you would like to nominate please email Bethany Fleck with specific contact information for that person: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The President presides at all Association and Executive Committee meetings, submit nominations for Chairpersons of standing committees are an ex-officio member of all committees, are responsible for the selection of the RMPA Distinguished Lecturer forthe AnnualConvention, is invited to deliver an address at the AnnualConvention and appoints ad hoc committees as needed with the advice and consent of the ExecutiveCommittee.
The President-Elect assumes the duties of the President in the President's absence.
The Secretary records the proceedings of the meetings of the Association and of theExecutive Committee, notifies officers and chairpersons of their election or appointment, furnishes committees with material referred to them, keeps a copy of the By-Laws and standing rules and records amendments. If the presiding officer desires, the secretary prepares for the presiding officer an outline of business, calls the meeting to order in the absence of the President and President-Elect and presides over the election of a temporary presiding officer. The Secretary also conducts the general correspondence of the organization as directed by the President, produces and mails the newsletter to members and maintain the Association’s WWWsite.
The Treasurer collects all dues and cares for the association's funds, keeps an accurate record of receipts and payments, pays mandatory bills promptly, submits a financial report at each Executive Committee meeting, submits a financial report at each annual meeting and keeps a current membership list.
The Archivist preserves all official records of the Association not in active use by the Executive Committee, preserves such other materials pertinent to the Association as may facilitate an understanding of its history, updates the history of the Association annually and submits this information for the newsletter, maintains liaison with the Archives of American Psychology (Akron, Ohio) and lists there such material held by the Association of interest to the history of American psychology, and engages in such other activities as might be appropriate to discharging the functions of Archivist of RMPA as required by the Executive Committee.
The Convention Coordinator reserves and negotiates contracts for future convention sites with the approval of the Executive Committee, oversees that the provisions of convention contracts are followed, and engage in such other activities as might be appropriate to discharging the functions of the Convention Coordinator of RMPA as required by theExecutive Committee.
The Teaching Conference Coordinator, in conjunction with the Program Director, puts together the teaching conference program including a keynote speaker, and conducts a meeting of interested members during the annual convention to solicit ideas for future teaching programming atRMPA.