The Executive Committee shall consist of the President, the three Vice-Presidents, the Treasurer, the Secretary, the Assistant Treasurer (if any), and the Assistant Secretary (if any). The Executive Committee shall oversee the Association’s business, including convening and managing the Association’s annual and special meetings, overseeing finances and committee work, and recording meeting proceedings.
Members: Cathy Irwin (President), Naomi Ranz-Schleifer (VP), Allison Stegner (VP), Karen Gowen (VP), Richard Lovett (Treasurer), Mary White (Secretary)
The Finance Committee shall, at a minimum, consist of the Treasurer as Chair and the President or the President’s delegate (as designated in writing by the President). The Finance Committee shall administer the stewardship of the Association’s finances and donated assets as approved by the Board. Before the annual meeting of the members, the Committee shall propose to the Board a budget for the ensuing fiscal year.
Members: Rick Lovett (Chair), Becky Arnold, Chloe Cubbage, Jeff Bennett, Cathy Irwin, Peter Watkinson
The Nominating Committee shall consist of a minimum of three trustees, comprising at least one trustee from each board class, at least one of whom is registered to vote in the Town of Greensboro. The Committee shall present a proposed slate of new trustees and officers to Association members for approval at the Annual Meeting.
Members: John Stone (Chair), Naomi Ranz-Schleifer, Mary White
The Membership Committee shall consist of a minimum of three members. The Committee shall steward the existing membership, recruit new members, manage the member database, publish the Directory, and collect member dues.
Members: Allison Stegner (Co-Chair), John Stone (Co-Chair), Linda Ely, Betsy Hunt
The Communications committee shall consist of a minimum of three trustees. The Committee shall foster community by maintaining active content across the Association’s communications platforms.
Members: Meaghan Meachem (Co-Chair), Sara Slater (Co-Chair), Mary White, John Stone, Linda Ely, Betsy Hunt, Mike Metcalf,
Lakes and Environmental Stewardship Committee
The Lakes & Environmental Stewardship Committee shall consist of a minimum of three members, at least one of whom is registered to vote in the Town of Greensboro. The Committee shall monitor Greensboro’s lakes volume and water quality and their respective tributaries and participate in programs to protect and manage natural resources, wildlife, and the environment.
Members: Stew Arnold (Co-Chair), JoAnn Hanowski (Co-Chair), Anna Kehler, Carolyn Kehler, Richard Lovett, Christine Armstrong, Jed Feffer, Sharon Putney, Peter Boone, Chris Steel, John Schweizer, Jennifer Bayles, Lucy Mitchell, Alison Gardner, Nicole Mann
Fund for Greensboro Committee
The Fund for Greensboro Committee shall consist of a minimum of three members. The Committee shall develop and grow the sustaining resources of the Greensboro Association, including soliciting donations, contributions, and bequests for the Fund for Greensboro and stewarding donor relations and the 1781 Society.
Members: Becky Arnold (Chair), Vince Cubbage, John Stone, Naomi Ranz-Schleifer, Mary White, Rick Lovett, Tim Nisbet
The Grants Committee shall consist of a minimum of three members, at least one of whom is registered to vote in the Town of Greensboro. The Committee shall evaluate, prioritize, and recommend grant distributions to be voted on by the Board.
Members: Karen Gowen (Co-Chair), Naomi Ranz-Schleifer (Co-Chair), Mike Metcalf, Tim Nisbet, Anthony Acheson, Debbie Kasper, Mary Meyer
Community Initiatives and Events Committees
The Community Initiatives & Events Committee shall consist of a minimum of three members. The Committee shall support mission-aligned community initiatives and member-driven events and communicate to the committee chair a summary report.
Members: Cathy Irwin (chair), Eric Hansen (Caspian Challenge), John Schweizer (Funky Fourth, Rec Trails), Paul Landon, John Jacobs, Annie Paumgarten, Peter Osterhaut (Sailing), Gary Matteson (Sunday Evening Lake Concerts), Jim Fredericks (Tour de Greensboro),Liz Steel, Jenny Bayles (Greensboro Community Garden)
The Governance Committee shall consist of a minimum of three members. The Committee shall draft and make recommendations to the board on governance policies, practices, and procedures, in order to remain compliant with nonprofit governance regulations and best practices.
Members: Naomi Ranz-Schleifer (Chair), John Stone, Cathy Irwin