Operational Guidelines

020  Table of Contents

010  INTRODUCTION

010-001       Overview
010-002       Organization of Manual

020  TABLE OF CONTENTS

030 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

030-001       Members of the Board
030-002       Regional Vice Presidents
030-003       Executive Committee
030-004       Immediate Past President
030-005       President
030-006       Vice President
030-007       Executive Director
030-008       Elections
030-009       Resignations

035  APPOINTED POSITIONS

035-001       Communication and Technology Coordinator
035-002       Associate Technology Coordinator
035-003       Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Coordinator
035-004       Employment Opportunities Coordinator
035-005       Historian and Newsletter Editor
035-006       Publications Board
035-007       Nominating Committee
035-008       C. R. Anderson Research Fund (CRARF) Committee

040  COMMITTEES

040-001       Overview
040-002       Committee Chairs

045  SPECIAL INTEREST GROUPS (SIGs)

045-001        Overview

050  BUSINESS BETWEEN MEETINGS

050-001       Empowerment of Executive Committee
050-002       Report of Interim Executive Committee Meeting
050-003       Matters Put Forward by Members of the Board

060  ORGANIZERS OF ANNUAL CONFERENCES

060-001       Leadership
060-002       Reports
060-003       Expenses to Be Charged to Conference

070  AWARDS

070-001       Fellow of the Association Award
070-002       Distinguished Member Award
070-003       Award of Merit in Memory of Francis W. Weeks
070-004       Outstanding Teacher-Scholar Award in Memory of Meada Gibbs
070-005       Outstanding Researcher Award in Memory of Kitty O. Locker
070-006       Distinguished Publication on Business Communication
070-007       Bernadine P. Branchaw Spirit of ABC Award
070-008       Outstanding Article Award
070-009       Student Competition Award
070-010       Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award
070-011       ABC Rising Star Award
070-012       Innovation in Teaching with Technology
070-013       USC Marshall School of Business, Business Communication Impact Award
070-014       Distinction in the Practice of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Award
070-015       Award for Excellence in Communication Consulting
070-016       Margaret (Marty) Baker Graham Research Grant Award

080  EDITORS

080-001       International Journal of Business Communication (IJBC)
080-002       Business and Professional Communication Quarterly (BPCQ)

090  REIMBURSEMENT OF EXPENSES

090-001       President
090-002       Executive Director
090-003       Executive Committee Meetings
090-004       Editors
090-005       Regional Vice Presidents and Ambassadors
090-006       Committee Chairs
090-007       Board of Directors

100  ABC LOGO AND IDENTITY

100-001       Guidelines for Use

110  ABC’S ORGANIZATIONAL AFFILIATES

110-001       ABC’s Organizational Affiliates: Criteria, Application Procedures, and Approval Process

 

 

version December 9, 2022