Strategic Action Plan 2019
Chapter Relations Committee
Peggy Compton, Chair
Committee Members: Karen Reddersen - Northeast Region Vice President, Daphne Richards - Southern Region Vice President, Travis West - North Central Region Vice President, Mark Platten - Western Region Vice President, Greg Price - ESP National Executive Director (ex-officio)
Committee Goal 1: Support State Chapters through regular communication.
Regional Vice Presidents will communicate at least every 2 months with chapter leadership in their respective regions through newsletters, webinars, and/or email to provide updates, information and support.
Regional Vice Presidents will provide support for the National Conference by making connections within and across chapters in the host region.
Committee Goal 2: Provide training for chapter leadership to enhance and sustain organizational goals.
Offer training at the Extension Leadership Conference (formerly JCEP Leadership Conference) on topics of interest and relevance to ESP leaders and members.
Effectively use time at the Annual ESP National Conference for development of chapters and chapter leadership (eg at Regional breakfasts, concurrent sessions, and other, as appropriate)
Use technology to deliver training to chapter leadership as appropriate; explore “break-out rooms” online technology for regional and national chapter leadership online meetings; explore recording conference ESP training sessions to increase impact of such sessions.
Committee Goal 3: Review and update the Regional VP and Chapter Relations sections of the ESP handbook.
Consolidate and clarify bulleted list of responsibilities
Committee Goal 4: Provide support, as necessary and appropriate, to National Committees and Affinity Groups.