Article 4. Officers and Councils
The officers of the Louisiana Science Teachers Association elected statewide are president, vice-president, and secretary. Eight district representatives will be elected by members in the same geographic area. The boundaries for the eight Regional Service Centers will be used for election purposes.
The appointed officers of the LSTA are: treasurer, NSTA liaison, membership chair, parliamentarian, historian, awards chair, and other special project coordinators at the discretion of the executive council.
The Executive Council consists of the state-wide elected officers, the appointed treasurer and the immediate past president. The president shall be chairperson of the Executive Council and Executive Board. Between meetings, the Executive Council will act for and on behalf of the Executive Board in a manner consistent with the policies and programs adopted by the Executive Board.
The Executive Board consists of all members of the Executive Council, elected regional representatives, and appointed officers. The Executive Board is the governing body of LSTA.
The state science program manager or designee will serve as a non-voting observer to the Executive Board.