Standing Committees

Executive Committee

The committee is composed of the officers of the organization and the immediate past president. The Executive Committee acts as necessary between board meetings to make decisions to further the mission of the organization.

Finance Committee

This committee consists of the President, President-Elect, Immediate Past President, Vice President, Treasurer, and chair of the Executive Board Standing Committee for Finance as voting members, and the Executive Director and Executive Editor as nonvoting members.


The OAH Parliamentarian advises the president on conducting the annual business meeting following Robert’s Rules of Order.

Committee on Committees

This committee recommends candidates to fill all regular annual vacancies on the service and awards committees of the organization, subject to the approval of the Executive Board.

Nominating Board

The Nominating Board nominates candidates for the annual election of the President, President-elect, and Vice President, as well as three members each of the Executive Board and the Nominating Board.

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