CHAIR— Chief executive officer of the Sports Task Force general body and the executive board. Will serve as the primary liaison between NABJ executive board on Sports Task-force related matters, unless at her/his discretion delegates such assignments to members of the executive board and/or individuals within the general membership body.
VICE PRESIDENT/PRINT, BROADCAST, DIGITAL MEDIA, PUBLIC RELATIONS AND SOCIAL MEDIA — Deputy executive officers who can be called upon, at the discretion of the chair, to oversee membership meetings as well as various subcommittees within the sports task force. May be called to assume other additional roles as deemed necessary by the Chair.
SECRETARY: The chief record keeper for the organization, works in conjunction with the Chair to arrange general membership meetings as well as those with the executive board. May be called upon to assume other additional roles as deemed necessary by the Chair.
TREASURER – Chief financial officer of the organization, will work closely with the Chair to ensure the Task Force finances are accounted for properly. Will be required to provide a financial report to the general membership during our annual business meeting. In addition, may be called upon to assume additional roles as deemed necessary by the Chair.
PARLIAMENTARIAN — Will enforce Robert’s Rules of Order at all general membership and executive board meetings. In addition, may be called upon to assume additional roles as deemed necessary by the Chair.
REPRESENTATIVES/EAST, MIDWEST, SOUTH AND WEST REGIONS — Serves as a liason between Task Force-related matters within their respective regions that are brought to the attention of the board, or as directed by the Chair. May collectively or individually be called upon to serve in additional roles as deemed necessary by the Chair.
The following is a breakdown of the states, region-by-region:
EAST REGION: Conn., Maine, Mass., NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, VT, Del, DC and MD.
MIDWEST REGION: OH, Mich, ND, SD, Neb, Iowa, Ill, Ind, KY, Wisc, Mizz, Kan
SOUTH REGION: VA, WVA, Ala, Fla, Ga, Miss, NC, SC, Tenn, Ark, Texas, OK, LA
WEST REGION: Alaska, Ariz, Calif, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Ore, Utah, Wash, NM, Colorado, Wyoming.
STUDENT REPRESENTATIVE: Serves as a a liason for Task Force-related matters impacting Task Force members currently enrolled at an institution of higher learning. At the discretion of the Chair, may be called upon to serve in additional roles as needed.