Officers and Executive Council
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 four administrative officers, the immediate past President, and six other council members elected to staggered two-year terms.
Current Officers (2017-2018)
- President: Alvin Telser
- Vice-President / President-Elect: David Zarefsky
- Secretary: Malcolm Vye
- Treasurer: Kathy Rundell
- Roger Boye (2017-2019)
- Michal Ginsburg (2017-2019)
- Erv Goldberg (2016-2018)
- Morteza Rahimi (2016-2018)
- Jack Snarr (2016-2018)
- Ellen Wright (2017-2019)
- David Stumpf serves on the Executive Council as immediate Past President.
- The Provost is a member ex-officio.
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.
**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 Committee proposes a slate of NEO Officers for Election at the Annual Spring Dinner Meeting