The designated officers of the Board will be the Chairperson, Vice-Chairperson, Chairperson Pro Tempore and Secretary.
The officers of the Board will perform all duties and exercise the authority imposed or conferred upon them by the statutes of the State of North Carolina and by the State Board of Education.
The Vice-Chairperson will perform duties assigned by the Chairperson. In the absence of the Chairperson, the Vice-Chairperson of the Board will assume all the rights and responsibilities of the Chairperson.
In the absence of both the Chairperson and Vice-Chairperson, the Board may elect a Chairperson Pro Tempore for that meeting only, and the appointment of such temporary officer will be noted in the minutes. While so serving, a Chairperson Pro Tempore performs the regular duties of the Chairperson.
The Superintendent shall serve as ex-officio secretary to the Board. The Superintendent shall be responsible for keeping the minutes of the meetings of the Board but shall have no vote. In the event of a vacancy in the Superintendency, or if the Superintendent is excluded for a closed session, the Board may elect one of its members to serve temporarily as secretary to the Board.
As secretary to the Board, the Superintendent shall:
Legal References: Chapter 717 of 1975 Session Laws, G.S. 115C-41(a), -276(b), 115(c) and Article 31; Session Law 2011-138
Adopted: May 24, 1976
Revised: February 22, 1993
Revised: June 24, 2004Revised:September 15, 2009
Revised: December 11, 2012