2023-2024 Program Year
Our SMPS board members help to keep the chapter running, manage the chapter’s finances, and plan our various events and programs. Each of the below board members can enlist a committee of persons to help them with the aspect of our chapter they are chairperson of. We would love to have you join one or more of our committees! If you’d like to help, please email the related chairperson below by clicking on their name.
Lindsay Young, MBA, CPSM
Candace Wilson, CPSM
Board Member Job Descriptions
The president is the principal officer of the chapter exercising general oversight of its affairs and officers. The president chairs and serves on the executive committee of the chapter.
The president-elect stands ready to fill in for the president in his or her absence, and shall have all the powers and be subject to the same restrictions as the president. The president-elect assists the president in overseeing the board and serves as an additional resource for all positions and committees, and serves on the executive committee of the chapter.
The past president serves as a resource and support to all members of the board, and may elect to take on special committees or tasks.
The secretary serves as the recorder for the chapter and ensures minutes are taken, recorded and distributed at all board and executive committee meetings. The secretary is responsible for the chapter’s bylaws, and serves on the executive committee of the chapter.
The treasurer shall either perform, or supervise and assure the performance by others, the following responsibilities and duties.
The director of programs is charged with planning and implementing programs for the monthly chapter luncheons.
The director of membership is charged with maintaining current membership, serving as the SMPS member contact on all issues related to membership and being responsible for increasing the chapter membership.
The director of sponsorship seeks out companies that are interested in marketing themselves to the Wichita area’s leading group of A/E/C professionals.
The director of education is responsible for planning and organizing educational events of the chapter.
The director of communication focuses on all external and internal chapter communications.
The chapter liaison advocates within the SMPS chapter and Wichita community the benefits of the Society as well as the activities of the Board of Directors.