Kentucky Association for Gifted Education

District Board Member Nomination

Board Member Responsibilities:       

It shall be the duty of the Board Members to

  1. Perform any and all duties imposed on them collectively or individually by law, by the Articles of Incorporation, or by the By-laws;

  2. Appoint and remove, employ and discharge, and except as otherwise provided in the Bylaws, prescribe the duties and fix the compensation, if any, of all officers, agents, and employees of the corporation;

  3. Supervise all officers, agents, and employees of the association to assure that their duties are performed properly;

  4. Evaluate the performance of the executive director and staff through the use of information including by not limited to formal performance evaluation every two years.

  5. Register their addresses, fax numbers, and e-mail addresses with Secretary of the association, and understand that notices of meetings transmitted to them at such addresses shall be valid notices thereof;

  6. Be the administrative and policy-making body of the association and exercise general supervision and control over the property and affairs of the association.

  7. Serve as advocate and liaison for parents of gifted students within their district and across the state.

KAGE Board of Directors Expectations:        

All members of the KAGE Board are expected to