Officers

OFFICERS

The officers of this Society shall be the President, President-Elect, the Immediate Past President, Past President, President-Emeritus, Secretary, Treasurer, Assistant Secretary, Assistant Treasurer, Speaker of the House of Delegates, Vice Speaker of the House of Delegates, the Director and the Alternate Director from California of the American Society of Anesthesiologists.

REQUIREMENTS

No person shall be eligible for election as an officer of this Society unless that person has been a voting member in good standing of this Society for two years, and a voting member in good standing of the American Society of Anesthesiologists for five years prior to the election.  Any person eligible for election as an officer shall follow the conflict of interest statement in the Administrative Procedures Manual.

ELECTION

The officers shall be elected in the manner provided in these Bylaws in Section 8.06.

TERMS OF OFFICE

Terms of office are defined by the governance year, which is from the close of the Annual Session of the House of Delegates until the close of the next following Annual Session of the House of Delegates.  The use of the term "year" in this section shall mean the defined governance year.  

The terms of office of the officers of this Society shall be as follows:

 - President: One year.

 - President-Elect: One year, until the close of the next following Annual Session, at which time the     President-Elect shall become President, unless otherwise voted by the House of Delegates.

 - Immediate Past-President: One year.

 - Past-President: One year.

 - Secretary: Two years. 

 - Treasurer: Two years. 

 - Assistant Secretary: Two years.

 - Assistant Treasurer: Two years. 

 - Speaker of the House: One year.
 
 - Vice Speaker of the House: One year.

 - District/Forum Director
 
 - Director and Alternate Director from California to the ASA: Three years as specified in the Bylaws of         the American Society of Anesthesiologists.

Provided, however, that the officers of this Society at the time of adoption of these Bylaws shall continue to serve until the close of the first meeting of the House of Delegates.