The secretary records and distributes minutes of Area Meetings and General Service Committee meetings, and sends out area mailings. The secretary is in a good position to act as liaison between officers and committee members. The secretary responds to the messages left on the Area 79 answering service which include requests for meeting information and questions about AA and Area 79. Some messages are forwarded to the appropriate General Service Committee member or District Committee Members; the secretary responds to more general inquiries ensuring a quick response wherever possible. The secretary also responds to general email inquiries.
Secretary is an elected position on the Area 79 General Service Committee. For more information about the Secretary's duties and responsibilities, please see the following Job Description .
For more information email Area 79 Secretary
See below for some additional information that may be helpful. The resources listed answer the most commonly asked questions that the secretary receives; the links are to pages on A.A.'s World Services Website (www.aa.org) from which they may be accessed:
Requests for meeting information are also common and can be found on this website under the “Find A Meeting” menu.
For those wishing to submit their resumes for either an elected or appointed position on the Area 79 General Service Committee, please download the suggested service resume form Service Resume . The link will reroute you to our elections section of our website. The use of the resume form is not mandatory for either elected positions or appointed positions. However, its use does assist both the candidate and the Fellowship in several ways. These include the provision of consistent information in an organized way and assisting candidates in adhering to time limits for presentation of resumes.
To let your name stand for an elected position please see: Elections Page