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The Automation & Technology and Industries & Sciences Vice Presidents are responsible for empowering the technical divisions to carry out successful and sustainable programs in line with the Society’s mission and strategic plan.


  • Supervise division plans and programs, monitoring needs and advocating for support
  • Provide input to the Society budget
  • Utilize metrics to evaluate division performance
  • Provide resources and guidance for struggling divisions
  • Submit annual reports to the Executive Board
  • Recommend and review policies related to divisions
  • Actively identify, recruit and mentor potential division leaders
  • Work with division leaders to submit nominations for awards
  • Organize and facilitate meetings

Other Society Committees

  • Technical Assembly

Preferred Experience

  • Former division leadership role

Time Requirements

  • Four-year commitment - two years with responsibilities as elect followed by two years as VP 
  • Teleconferences and reporting - approximately 4-6 hours per month
  • Annual Leadership Conference - 4 days
  • Strategic Leader Meeting - 3 days