Each member of the elected committees shares responsibility
for the following functions:
Represent the ownership and the diversity of the membership.
Participate in the work of the committee.
Emphasize strategic leadership, a future orientation, and
proactivity rather than reactivity.
for Elected Committees
File application by July 15 with Kappa
Please provide the following information on a separate sheet
Telephone (home and work):
Official Title of Current Position:
Degrees and College/University:
Brief Biographical Sketch - Previous officer and committee contributions to Kappa Omicron
Nu or predecessors and other organizations (participation and/or office):
Brief Narrative: Explain your philosophy
as it relates to the Kappa Omicron Nu mission of empowered
Active membership status for a minimum of the preceding
Term: Three years.
Assist Editor to determine editorial policies, select guest
editors and themes, identify and appoint reviewers, determine
review procedures, and make recommendations for fiscal policies
regarding Kappa Omicron Nu FORUM to the Board of Directors.
Term: two years.
Participates in receiving applications or nominations, selecting
nominees, and preparing ballot information.
Committee works through mail and conference call procedures.
Accept roles (according to interests) in implementation of
annual plan of action for committee.
Participate in evaluation of achievements of annual plan
Omicron Nu Support of Committee Members
Expenses for mail and conference calls are reimbursed by
the National Office.
Other expenses incurred shall be reimbursed according to
approved policies and budget.
of Committee Work
Involvement with leaders in the field of family and consumer
Opportunity to promote Kappa Omicron Nu and the holistic
nature of the profession.
Opportunity to enhance scholarship, research, and leadership
in the profession.
Networking with chapters and members nationwide.
Flexible time commitment as determined by individual interests.
Support by National Office staff to carry out responsibilities.
other words, committee membership has advantages for professional
contributions and benefits for Kappa Omicron Nu.