History: Established under new AAS Bylaws in 2018, Section 4.19.
Members: The Executive Officer or their designee and four additional AAS members selected by the Board of Trustees.
Term: Except for the Executive Officer, the members of this committee serve at the pleasure of the Board of Trustees.
Chair: The Executive Officer or their designee.
Charge: The Membership Committee shall, subject to the oversight of the Board of Trustees, review applications for membership or affiliation submitted to the Society; provide recommendations for new members of the Society not otherwise meeting the requirements for membership, in accordance with Section 2.01(b) of these Bylaws; and perform such other duties as determined by policy of the Board of Trustees.
- Kevin B. Marvel, Chair (Jun 2005 - Jun 2020)
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