OPEN POSITIONS & CRITERIA

ASE Board of Directors:  July 2022 – June 2023

22-Member governing body charged with supervision, control and direction of the affairs of the Society.  

VICE PRESIDENT: (1-Year Term; ladder to presidency)
The Vice President’s duties are delegated by the Board of Directors and the President.  The Vice President would perform the duties of the President-Elect in the event of his/her inability to serve. The Vice President will also serve concurrently as Vice Chair of the ASE Foundation Board.  The vice-president, who is on the ladder for ASE presidency, must be a role model for the quality, initiatives and mission of ASE.
Criteria

Secretary: (2-Year Term)
The Secretary is a member of ASE’s Executive Committee. This position is designated for a sonographer member. The Secretary shall be in charge of the Society’s records; responsible for the proper and legal notifications of members; shall see to the proper recording of proceedings of meetings of the society, Board of Director and all committees; and carry into execution all orders, votes, and resolutions, not otherwise committed.  The Secretary shall see that accurate records are kept of all members.  Candidate must have an FASE.  Has served (or is currently serving) as the Chair or Co-Chair of an ASE Standing Committee or Council.  The Secretary will also serve as an ASE representative to the CoA ACS board.
Criteria

Council Representative: (2-Year Term)
The Council Representative is a member of ASE’s Executive Committee and represents the voice and interests of all ASE Councils.  Candidate must have served on one of the Society’s Council Steering Committees.  The Council Representative will also serve as an Ex-Officio member on each Council Steering Committee.
Criteria

Open Board Positions:
In these positions, the directors shall have responsibility for supervision, control and direction of the affairs of the Society, its committees and publications; shall determine its policies of changes therein; shall actively participate in formulating its objectives and in supervising the disbursement of its funds.
Criteria

Leadership Academy Graduate (1-Year Term)
This board position has been designated for a graduate of ASE’s Leadership Academy.

Member at Large (2-Year Term) 3 positions open
This is open to all members of the organization who meet the board criteria.

ASE Council Steering Committees:   July 2022 – June 2024
Council consists of 12 – 15 Member governing body charged with identifying and advancing professional priorities for members with specific clinical or professional interest.  Determined by separate submission process and appointed by the Council.
Criteria

Council on Cardiovascular Sonography Steering Committee

  • Chair-Elect (2-Year Term), ladder position to Chair
  • Two (2) Member at Large positions (2-Year Term)

Council on Perioperative Echocardiography Steering Committee

  • Education Committee Representative (2-Year Term)
  • Guideline and Standards Committee Representative (2-Year Term)
  • Three (3) Member at Large positions (2-Year Term)

Council on Circulation and Vascular Ultrasound Steering Committee

  • Chair-Elect (2-Year Term), ladder position to Chair
  • Education Committee Representative (2-Year Term)
  • Guideline and Standards Committee Representative (2-Year Term)
  • Two (2) Member at Large positions (2-Year Term)

Council on Pediatric & Congenital Heart Disease Steering Committee

  • Three (3) Member at Large positions (2-Year Term)

ASE Foundation Board of Directors:  January 2022 – December 2022

10-person governing board charged with supervision, control and direction of the affairs of the ASE Foundation.

Chair (3-year term) – Nominations open for all active members

Global Representative (2-year term)– Candidate must be a member of ASE’s International Alliance Program and preferably
with ASE Foundation outreach experience

Member at Large (2-year term) – Candidate must be actively involved with ASE (serving on a committee/council/task force, writing group, etc.)

Professional Fundraiser (2-year term) – Candidate must have employment experience with fundraising outside of ASE.