Board of Directors

For a list of current Board Members with contact information and end dates of tenure, click here: CoBReG Board of Directors.

Offices Open for 2016 Elections

Vice-President, Treasurer, and 3 Board Members

What does the job entail if I contest for an open vacancy?

 Vice President.  In the President’s absence or, as determined by the Board of Directors, inability or refusal to act, the Vice President shall perform the duties of the President, and when so acting, shall have all the powers of and be subject to all the restrictions upon the President. The Vice President shall perform such other duties as from time to time may be assigned by the President or by the Board of Directors.

The Vice President shall succeed to the office of President at the annual meeting of members each year or if the office of President shall become vacant. Notwithstanding the foregoing, a person appointed by the Board to fill a vacancy in the office of Vice President who shall thereafter become President by virtue of a vacancy in the Convention’s presidency shall serve as President only for the unexpired portion of the term of his or her predecessor and shall not succeed to the office of President upon the expiration of the predecessor’s term of office, unless subsequently elected as Vice President or President by the members of the Convention as provided in these Bylaws. Nominees to this office must have served previously as a Board member.

CANDIDATES for VP: Just click on the name to read the candidate’s statements.

Mohamed Mutocheluh, PhD

 Treasurer.  The treasurer shall have charge and custody of and be responsible for all funds and securities of the Convention; maintain complete and accurate accounts of the Convention’s receipts and disbursements; deposit all receipts in the name of the Convention in such depositories as shall be selected by the Board of Directors, subject to disbursement or disposition in such manner as the Board shall prescribe; maintain all the financial records of the Convention and a current record of the standing of all members in respect of the payment of dues and assessments; and render upon request of the President or the Board from time to time an account of all financial transactions and a report of the Convention’s financial condition. The Treasurer shall in general perform all the duties incident to the office of Treasurer and such other duties as from time to time may be assigned by the President or the Board of Directors. The Treasurer shall be assisted in these duties by a Finance Committee. The Finance Committee shall consist of three (3) Regular Members of the Convention in good standing, one of whom shall be the Treasurer. Committee members and the Committee Chair shall be appointed by the President for a two (2) year term. The Finance Committee shall periodically review the financial records of the Convention, and make recommendations to the Treasurer regarding investments, maintenance of non-profit status or other matters pertaining to Convention finances. Nominees to this office must have served previously as a Board member.

CANDIDATES for Treasurer: Just click on the name to read the candidate’s statements.

Patrick Amoateng, PhD

Board Members. The affairs of the organization shall be managed by its Board of Directors. Generally speaking, this includes managing the committees, helping with the annual meeting, setting the direction for the organization, and providing financial oversight. Fund raising is an important aspect of a Board Member’s job. Exiting Board members are eligible for nomination to serve an additional term.

This web site below provides a great description of the roles and responsibilities of Board members in a general sense.

https://www.councilofnonprofits.org/tools-resources/board-roles-and-responsibilities

CANDIDATES for the BOD: Just click on the name to read the candidates’ statements.

Anthony Afum-Adjei Awuah, PhD

Saviour James Badohu, MS

George Acquaah-Mensah, PhD