Section Chairperson Position
The Chair is directly responsible for establishment and fulfillment of Section goals. This office maintains a supervisory relationship over all Section functions. The Chair must become familiar with previous activities of the Section, form working principles to guide committees, and make recommendations to the Executive Committee for promoting the effectiveness of the Sections’ functions.
The Chair presides at membership and business meetings of the Sections and Executive Committee meetings. In addition, the Chair leads the Section’s representative contingent to the Regional Administrative Conference and other meetings of the Region. The Chair monitors the activities of the Section committees to ensure satisfactory progress of the work and, where necessary, suggests changes of procedures or personnel.
(Taken from ASME Section Operations Manual)
Paul Ogletree works for Siemens.