Article VI. Vacancies

Section 1

In the event of a vacancy in any at-large director position, the Executive Committee shall appoint a temporary replacement, from the runners-up of the most recent election, to serve the remainder of the three-year term. The replacement appointee must be a member in good standing of the Association.

Section 2

In the event of a vacancy in the office of president, the vice president/president elect shall succeed the office for the remainder of the term vacated and shall then continue to serve the term for which he/she was originally elected. In the event of
a vacancy in the office of vice president/president elect, the incoming vice president/president elect shall succeed the office of vice president/president elect for the remainder of the term vacated and shall then continue to serve the term for which he/she was originally elected.

Section 3

In the event of a vacancy in the position of treasurer or executive director, a successor shall be elected from the membership of the Association at the next annual election to serve the remainder of the respective term. During the interim, the Executive Committee can appoint a temporary replacement from the at-large directors.

Section 4

In the event of a vacancy in the position of journal editor, newsletter editor, or web master, a successor from the membership in good standing of the Association shall be appointed by the Executive Committee of the Board to serve the remainder of the respective term.

Section 5

In the event of a vacancy in a committee chairperson's position, the president shall appoint a successor among the committee members to serve the remainder of the term.