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2017 Managing Board Elections

OFMA will be holding its annual election of officers at the 2017 Ohio Statewide Floodplain Management Conference.  Members of the organization will vote upon the following positions:

  • Member-At-Large (3) for 2017-2019 term
  • Member-At-Large (1) for 2017-2018 term
Candidates must be WMAO Members in good standing and are asked submit a completed application, brief summary of qualifications, and photo.  Nominations and candidate information should be forwarded to Membership/Nominating Committee Chair, Shawn Arden at 614-775-4210 or sarden@emht.com .
Powers and Duties of the Managing Board
Actions of the Managing Board are subject to the limitations of the MOU and Code of Regulations.  The Managing Board has the power and right to make and enforce rules and procedures upon all members, cooperate in joint action with other persons or organizations to achieve OFMA goals and objectives, and contract for services as deemed necessary for the proper conduct of the business of OFMA. 

 Managing Board members shall have the responsibility and authority to:

  • provide input and vote on the annual budget to be presented to WMAO;
  • review and make recommendations for changes to the MOU and  Code of Regulations to the general membership;
  • meet biannually to review the Strategic Plan for OFMA;
  • make recommendations regarding the slate of officers and committee members to accomplish the business and objectives of OFMA; and
  • establish committees and prescribe their purpose and authority for decision-making, as well as, dissolve reorganize and oversee committee progress.

Position Descriptions:

Members at Large - This office has been established to encourage and increase community involvement with the organization.  Representation from various geographic regions of the state will be considered in filling this officer position.  Members at Large represent the members within their geographic region and/or statewide; serve on and fulfill obligations of Executive Board members; solicit, compile and present interests and concerns of membership; disseminate organizational information to members as needed; and promote the goals and objectives of the organization, recruit new members and encourage active participation in OFMA.

Aug 14, 2017, 12:00 PM