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Governance

As specified in its Charter, NEO's administrative functions are discharged by an elected President, Vice-President, and Secretary-Treasurer. NEO is governed by an Executive Council consisting of the three administrative officers, the immediate past President, and six other council members elected to staggered two-year terms.

Current Officers (2016-2017)

Executive Council

NEO has representation in the Faculty Senate:  Its delegate, Daniel Garrison, is a full voting member and serves as the Secretary of the Senate. Malcolm Hast is the alternate delegate.

Past Officers

Year
President*
Vice-
President
Secretary-
Treasurer
Executive Council: First Term*
Executive Council: Second Term
2016-17 David Stumpf Mark Ratner Ed Wilson

Erv Goldberg
Morteza Rahimi
Jack Snarr

Kathy Rundell
Vera Teixeira
Alvin Telser

2015-16 Allan Drebin Jeremy Wilson Daniel Garrison

David Stumpf
Vera Teixeira
Alvin Telser

Adele Combs
Melvin Gerbie
George Harmon

2014-15 Fred Hemke Allan Drebin Daniel Garrison

Adele Combs
Melvin Gerbie
George Harmon

Sharon Dooley
Kathy Rundell
John Wright

2013-14 Jock McLane Fred Hemke Rebecca Dixon

Sharon Dooley
Kathy Rundell
John Wright

Allan Drebin
Fran Paden
David Zarefsky 

2012-13 Gerry Baumann  Jock McLane  Rebecca Dixon 

Allan Drebin
Fran Paden
David Zarefsky 

Elmer Lewis
Pat Spear
Malcolm Vye

2011-12 Bob Coen Gerry Baumann
Louis Allred
Elmer Lewis
Pat Spear
Malcolm Vye
Buckley Crist
Rebecca Dixon
Ed Wilson
2010-11

 Jim Holland

 Bob Coen

Louis Allred
Buckley Crist
Rebecca Dixon
Ed Wilson
Gerry Baumann
Randy Perkins
Jeremy Wilson
2009-10
Louis Allred
Gerry Baumann
Randy Perkins
Jeremy Wilson
Bob Coen
Jock McLane
Ralph Segel
2008-09
Louis Allred
2007-08

Jack Snarr

Louis Allred
Rae Moses
2006-07
Laura Ann Wilber
Dudley Childress
Louis Allred
Ralph Westfall
David Wojtowicz
Dan Zelinsky
Al Farbman
Ray Kliphardt
Jack Snarr
2005-06
William Stevens
Laura Ann Wilber
Louis Allred
Al Farbman
Ray Kliphardt
Jack Snarr
Jerome Cohen
Malcolm Hast
Catharine Regan
2004-05
Arthur Veis
John Wright
Louis Allred
Jerome Cohen
Malcolm Hast
Catharine Regan
James Aagaard
Bill Stevens
2003-04
Kenneth Janda
Julia Weertman
Louis Allred
James Aagaard
Bill Stevens
Christina Enroth-Cugell
Jay Hillman
2002-03
James Erickson
Gene Lavengood
Louis Allred
Klotz & Schwartz***
Christina Enroth-Cugell
Jay Hillman
2001-02
Gilbert Krulee
none**
Louis Allred
Executive Council not yet created
*The NEO Charter provides that the immediate Past President also sits on the Executive Council.
**There was no vice-president in NEO's first year but a "Program Chair," which was Arthur Veis.
***Irving Klotz and Nina Schwartz served one-year terms during 2002-03, the first year of the Executive Council.

A Nominating Commitee proposes a slate of NEO Officers for Election at the Annual Spring Dinner Meeting

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