Kenneth Raikowski, AHC, CSI

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Basic Responsibilities of the President

  • The president is the key leader of the chapter.
  • Makes sure that the board and committees are functioning properly.
  • Delegates as much authority to the officers, directors, and committee chairmen as possible to avoid being burdened with details.
  • Presides over the executive committee, board, and chapter/region meetings in accordance with established parliamentary procedures.
  • Appoints chairmen of standing and special committees. If the committee selects committee members, they should be approved by the president.
  • Maintains close liaisons with Institute directors.
  • Keeps the members informed - may write a "President's Column" in the chapter/region newsletter to discuss policy changes, new programs, and other important issues.
  • Acts as spokesperson for the chapter/region; speaking before construction industry groups to enhance the image of CSI.
  • Is thoroughly conversant with the Rules of the Board of the Institute and the Regulations for Annual Meetings of the Institute.