WALP

Wisconsin Association for Legal Professionals

2017-18 Committees

Committees:

 

Education:

Deborah Dawson, Director


 

 

 

 

 

Marketing:

Hilary Williams, Director - Chair

Michelle Tyms, PLS

 

 

 

 

 

Membership:

Toni Dahms

 

 

 

Historian:

Jackie Mattmiller

 

 

Financial Review/Budget:

Mindy Pieper

Ritalyn Mix

 

 

Nominations/Elections:

Sonja Umberger

 

Strategic Plan:

Karen Dempski

 

Award of Excellence:

Hilary Williams

 

 

Technology:

Sonja Umberger - Chair
Derek Schuld
Toni Dahms

 

 

 

Meeting Planning:

Tamara Michalak, PP, PLS - Chair

Past Presidents

 

 Description:

 

Educational Articles posted to website; summarize meeting speakers presentations of obtain outline from speaker with permission to post to website; assist chapters in obtaining speakers or suggesting topics; arrange for roundtable discussions at Annual Meeting; prepare CLE certificates; recognize certification achieved

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Offer a professional newsletter that represents our state association; check into posting it to the website; expand utilization of the website as a marketing tool; possibly post bylaws, standing rules and procedures manual to the website.          

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Member survey; look at possibility of posting membership directory on the website; leadership articles posted to website; maintain membership directory.

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Document the history of the association during current term.      

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Review association financials as soon after Annual Meeting as possible; assist treasurer and incoming president in creating the budget for presentation to members                        

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Coordinate nomination process for WALP elections and manage mail ballot elections.                

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Determine the long term goals of the association.

 

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Publish information, appoint judges, announce selection of worthy recipient at the Annual Meeting.
 

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Maintain and update the WALP website and social media groups. Assist members with technology questions. Assist the Education Director with webinars and online meetings.

 

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Assists members with planning and hosting WALP meetings and annual meeting. Maintains forms, examples and supplies for meeting planning. Upon WALP President's request, will plan and host selected WALP meeting(s).