Corporate By-Laws


The affairs and property of the corporation shall be controlled and directed by a Board of eighteen (18) Directors who shall be elected at large and shall be members of this corporation.  All employees of and contractors to the Association serve at the will of the Board of Directors.

A)  Manner of Election: The present members to serve until expiration of their present terms.  Thereafter, as said terms expire (at their respective terms of one year, two years and three years) the general membership at each annual meeting shall vote by secret written ballot to elect by a majority vote six Directors to serve for three years.

B)  Vacancy: Any vacancy on the Board shall be filled by appointment by the President, subject to confirmation by a majority vote of the Board of Directors at their next meeting.  Said appointee shall serve until the next annual meeting at which time the general membership shall vote to fill the balance of the unexpired term.

C)  Meetings: Board meetings shall be held quarterly at the place and time suitable to the Board members. Special Board meetings may be called by order of the President or the Vice President.

D)  Expulsion: Any Board member can be expelled for failure to perform his or her duties by a 2/3 vote of the Board.   Said action may be taken at any regular or special meeting of the Board.

E)  Appeal: Any member so expelled may appeal to the general membership at the next annual meeting and upon receiving a majority vote shall be reinstated.

Article VIII - Officers

Immediately following the annual election, the Directors shall elect from among themselves by secret ballot the following Officers each of whom shall serve for one year: President, Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary and Executive Officer. Officers may appoint Assistants to perform certain duties of the Office as directed by the Officer. Officers are responsible to report such appointments to the Secretary for record.

A)  Duties of President

       1) The President shall preside at all Association, Board and general membership             meetings;
       2) Shall appoint all committees and shall be a member ex officio thereof;
       3) Shall be authorized to sign checks in the absence of the Treasurer.

B)   Duties of Vice President

       1) The Vice President shall preside in the absence of the President or at his request at all meetings.

C)   Duties of Treasurer

       1) The Treasurer shall have charge of all Association funds and maintain current accounts receivable and