Regional Officer Specific Responsibilities

Within each Regional Officer position, there are specific responsibilities at regional meetings and throughout the year that each position much complete. The following is a listing of such duties by position.

President

  • Preside over business meetings at the Leadership Conference, Honors in Action Conference, the Regional Convention, and the International Convention
  • Carry the state flag during International Convention (unless running for International Officer)
  • Encourage chapters to be actively involved in Regional and International Programs.
  • Represent the Kansas/Nebraska Region at appropriate occasions, including chapter induction ceremonies and activities.
  • Attend all regional meetings unless excused by the Regional Coordinator.
  • Assist with planning of all regional meetings and present at least one breakout session during each regional meeting.
  • Meet regularly with the Regional Coordinator and Associate Regional Coordinator(s).
  • Lead the region to reach goals, including completion of a Regional Honor’s in Action project.
  • Serve as a liaison between the region’s chapters and international headquarters.

Vice President of Public Relations

  • Co-preside over business meetings at the Leadership Conference, Honors in Action Conference, the Regional Convention, and the International Convention.
  • Record minutes of the Regional Officer Team Meetings and the Regional Business Meetings.
  • Update the Regional Facebook Page and Regional Website, including Monthly “Newsletters”.
    • Encourage chapters to be actively involved in Regional and International Programs.
    • Represent the Kansas/Nebraska Region at appropriate occasions, including chapter induction ceremonies and activities.
    • Attend all regional meetings unless excused by the Regional Coordinator.
    • Assist with planning of all regional meetings and present at least one breakout session during each regional meeting.
    • Meet regularly with the Regional Coordinator and Associate Regional Coordinator(s).
    • Lead the region to reach goals, including completion of a Regional Honor’s in Action project.
    • Serve as a liaison between the region’s chapters and international headquarters.

Vice President of Districts

  • Co-preside over business meetings at the Leadership Conference, Honors in Action Conference, the Regional Convention, and the International Convention.
  • Represent and maintain regular communication with chapters within the district assigned.
    • Eastern Kansas District includes the 15 chapters of Allen-Main, Allen-Burlingame, Coffeyville, Donnelly, Fort Scott-Main, Fort Scott-Miami, Highland-Main, Highland-Wamego, Independence, Johnson County, Kansas City Kansas, Labette, Neosho-Chanute, Neosho-Ottawa, and Washburn.
    • Western Kansas District includes the 15 chapters of Barton-Main, Barton-Fort Leavenworth, Barton-Fort Riley, Butler, Cloud-Main, Cloud-Geary, Colby, Cowley-Main, Cowley-Mulvane, Dodge City, Garden City, Hutchinson, Manhattan Tech, Pratt, and Seward.
    • Nebraska District includes the 14 chapters of Central-Columbus, Central-Grand Island, Central-Hastings, McCook, Metropolitan-Elkhorn Valley, Metropolitan-Fort Omaha, Metropolitan-South Omaha, Nebraska Tech, North Platte, Northeast, Southeast-Beatrice, Southeast-Lincoln, Western-Scottsbluff, and Western-Sidney.
  • Encourage chapters to be actively involved in Regional and International Programs.
  • Represent the Kansas/Nebraska Region at appropriate occasions, including chapter induction ceremonies and activities.
  • Attend all regional meetings unless excused by the Regional Coordinator.
  • Assist with planning of all regional meetings and present at least one breakout session during each regional meeting.
  • Meet regularly with the Regional Coordinator and Associate Regional Coordinator(s).
  • Lead the region to reach goals, including completion of a Regional Honor’s in Action project.
  • Serve as a liaison between the region’s chapters and international headquarters.

Chapter and/or College Commitments for those with regional officers

  • Complete support of chapter advisor and chapter officers/members.
  • Complete support of college administration.
  • Capability of making long-distance calls from college/chapter office.
  • Capability of having postage paid for mailings by college or chapter.
  • Financial support from college/chapter for transportation and hotel accommodations for regional conferences, travel to regional chapter events, and the International Convention, and transportation to the International Honors Institute.
  • The time and availability needed to perform the duties of the office.

Contact Us

Regional Coordinator
Tammy Fuentez

Associate Regional Coordinator
Dr. Stacy Tucker

Regional Officers

President: Jeramy Lamar
Vice President of Public Relations: Nicole Smith
Vice President of Eastern Kansas: Kenneth Dodson
Vice President of Western Kansas: Madeline Perard
Vice President of Nebraska: Dylann Bylund

HQ Support

Membership Services Specialist, Division III
Paige Still

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