Fourteen (14) Area Officers are chosen, every second year, to serve 2-year terms on the General Service Committee (GSC) . Seven of these are elected, in even numbered years, at the October Assembly of the full Area 79 Committee. Seven are appointed by the Selection Committee, following the elections, to sit as chairs of designated Area standing committees.
If you are considering letting your name stand for election at the biannual October Voting and Election Assembly, for one of the seven elected positions on the General Service Committee (GSC) the following information is important for you to know ahead of time.
It is strongly suggested that the outgoing (not the incoming) GSRs and DCMs be available to vote at the Election Assembly in order to assure a more informed election.
The seven (7) elected officers are listed below, with a brief summary of their roles:
Further information about each position, contact information and a job description are available on their individual web pages.
If you have any questions please contact the Area 79 Chair
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GSC Resume (pdf, 1 page)
For those wishing to submit their resumes or who are intending to stand for election at the October Voting Assembly, the use of the attached 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.