Standing Committees and Contacts

Auditing Committee

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This committee shall consist of three persons other than the treasurer appointed by the president at the annual convention of TCB. Its duties shall be to review the receipts and disbursements of the treasurer and report to the membership.

Credentials Committee

Chairperson: Michael Fulghum
Phone: 615.391.3940
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This committee shall consist of from three to five persons (including the treasurer), appointed by the president. Its duty shall be to determine those members who are eligible to vote.

Nominating Committee

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This committee shall consist of from three to five persons appointed by the president. Its duty shall be to recommend qualified candidates for the offices.

Constitution and Resolutions Committee

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This committee shall consist of from three to five person appointed by the president. Its duties shall be:
  a. To consider current issues affecting blind persons;
  b. To receive and present resolutions from the membership; and any changes to the constitution.

Membership Committee

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This committee shall consist of one (1) member from each Chapter appointed by said chapters President. If a chapter does not designate a representative, the president of that chapter shall serve by default. The Membership Committee shall be responsible for developing and recommending activities to increase membership for consideration by the Board.

Legislative Committee

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This committee shall consist of one (1) member from each Chapter appointed by said chapters President. If a chapter does not designate a representative, the president of that chapter shall serve by default. The legislative committee shall be responsible for reporting to the membership on legislation affecting blind and visually impaired persons. It shall also recommend to the Board of Directors specific actions to be taken by TCB.

Fundraising Committee

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This committee shall consist of one (1) member from each Chapter appointed by said chapters President. If a chapter does not designate a representative, the president of that chapter shall serve by default. The Fundraising Committee shall be responsible for developing and recommending fundraising projects to the Board of Directors. It shall also recommend to the Board of Directors specific actions to be taken by TCB.

Other Committees

The president may appoint other committees deemed necessary to carry out the purposes of TCB.

Convention Planning Committee

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This committee reviews the host chapter selection of the convention site, negotiation of the hotel contract, and any other business involved with the planning of the state convention.