board member

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n board member a member of a governing board
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Usage

In literature:

They are members of the Boards of Education, Municipal Relief Committees and Parochial Boards.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume IV" by Various
She is president of the Ohio Suffrage Association and member of the Warren board of education.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume V"
Mrs. Hepburn remained a useful member of the board.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume VI" by Various
Roger is currently a member of the City Council and a former member of the School Board.
"A Virginia Village" by Charles A. Stewart
The four members of the health board are nominated by the governor and confirmed by the state senate.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 3" by Various
Half way up stood kings, members of school-boards, mayors, legislators, theologians and D.D.'s.
"Walter Pieterse" by Multatuli
One of our most trusted members is on the board of the Manchurian Syndicate.
"The International Spy" by Allen Upward
Had a rather annoying lunch on board the American man-of-war, with a member of the P.G.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 25 (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
Among the members of this board are: Mr. J. D. Alison, President, Mrs. Edwin D. Mead, the Rev.
"Twenty-Five Years in the Black Belt" by William James Edwards
These were followed by similar pleas from the other members of the board and from many prominent women of the State.
"The Life and Work of Susan B. Anthony (Volume 2 of 2)" by Ida Husted Harper
Chepstow was afterwards governed by a board of twelve members.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 1" by Various
The culprit might be a member of the Board.
"The Man Who Staked the Stars" by Charles Dye
Members of the Levee Board voting were: William McL.
"The Industrial Canal and Inner Harbor of New Orleans" by Thomas Ewing Dabney
He has been for several years a member of the State Board of Health.
"The Southern Soldier Boy" by James Carson Elliott
Certainly the pastor, superintendent, church treasurer, and school treasurer should be members of this board.
"Training the Teacher" by A. F. Schauffler
In each municipality there was to be a board of three members.
"The History of Cuba, vol. 4" by Willis Fletcher Johnson
He was an efficient member of the board of war, ordnance and the treasury.
"Sages and Heroes of the American Revolution" by L. Carroll Judson
Lenwell gave a snort of triumph, and the third member of the board grinned.
"The Reclaimers" by Margaret Hill McCarter
Under the 1912 Admiralty Organization Scheme, the various members of the board are responsible for special business.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 1" by Various
To their surprise, Mr. Blake, Mrs. Van Cleve, and all members of the Board save Mr. Parker, were there.
"The Clock Strikes Thirteen" by Mildred A. Wirt
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In news:

From left around the table are board members Veda McNair, assistant secretary to the board.
Some promised that the next board member would be a woman, and other companies pointed to a recent female board member or executive.
The vast majority of board members are men, and just 2.6 percent of board chairmanships are held by women, according to Catalyst, a nonprofit that focuses on women and business.
2020 Women on Boards highlights one company a month, to either congratulate it for having more than 20% of its board seats filled by women, or to "encourage" it to add its first female board member.
Furthermore, she assists in the planning of Board of Directors meetings, and naming board members as liaison to other organizations, establishing and reviewing periodically guidelines for employment and evaluation of staff.
Conyngham Borough Authority's special meeting took an unusual turn Tuesday afternoon when a board member walked out, leaving the board without a quorum.
Nov 14, 2012 (Talk of the Nation) — During a meeting of the Dover, N.H. School board in October, board member Paul Butler proposed a ban on high school football.
The board's approval of the KIPP plan was due to two board members.
SILVERDALE — The Central Kitsap School Board began an executive session Wednesday evening to address complaints against board members and could remain behind closed doors until 10 p.m.
The Woodlin School Board business meeting came to order November 20 with all board members in attendance, and proceeded with the standard business of approving the agenda with amendments and consent agenda.
The majority of the Arlington County Board on Saturday publicly rejected member Libby Garvey's charge that another board member has a potential conflict of interest that could compromise board decisions on transportation projects.
Mayo — At the Nov 13 meeting of the Lafayette County Board of County Commissioners three newly re-elected board members were sworn in by Clerk of Courts Ricky Lyons.
CPS board member Penny Pritzker chats before the start of the CPS board meeting.
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc officials responded on Tuesday to a letter from a Texas businessman seeking a seat on the Lebanon-based restaurant's board in which he questions the credentials of another board member.
0An Oregon School Board member who admitted to having a criminal record has now been named board president.
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In science:

He has served IEEE in various other capacities and is currently a member of the IEEE Signal Processing Society Board of Governors.
Capacity and Random-Coding Exponents for Channel Coding with Side Information
Guest Editorial Board A Guest Editorial Board (GEB) will be appointed for the duration of one year, consisting of members of the editorial board of the machine learning and data mining journals, as well as additional senior researchers.
A Revised Publication Model for ECML PKDD
The two principal committees are the Flagship Strategy Board and the CP-CSA Executive Board, with the voting members of both committees being principally scientists.
FuturICT
Meetings of FuturICT committees and boards will be convened, attended and minuted by members of the professionally-staffed Project Office. EU citizens, businesspeople and distinguished scientists will contribute to FuturICT through a number of advisory and representative panels.
FuturICT
The input of the Funders’ Panel will be ensured via the participation of at least three members of the Flagship Strategy Board in Funders’ Panel meetings, and the results of these meetings will be fed back into this panel via the circulation of minutes amongst the Flagship Strategy Board.
FuturICT
These policies will then be fed in to the provisions of the Flagship Collaboration Agreement. The CSB will include nominated experts on Intellectual Property from within the project, senior representatives of key beneficiaries’ linked TTOs and members of the FuturICT Executive Board.
FuturICT
The FuturICT Strategy Board, which is responsible for the project’s leadership and direction, will be advised by a representative panel of members of the public in order to advise on ethical considerations, suggest research priorities and problems, and to comment on the proposed research directions.
FuturICT
The GDE Global R&D Board – a group of twelve GDE members from the three regions – has evaluated existing programs, and has convened task forces of relevant experts to produce an internationally agreed-upon prioritized R&D plan for the critical items.
ILC Reference Design Report Volume 1 - Executive Summary
We would like to thank the members of the editorial board of Advances in Astronomy, the authors and referees of articles submitted to the special issue, and the staff of Hindawi publisher.
Dwarf-Galaxy Cosmology
Bhagwati Chaturvedi COE, Nagpur, India. He is guiding few research scholars for persuing Ph.D degree in RTM Nagpur University, Nagpur, India. He has worked as members of different advisory committees and was a member of Board of Studies Electronics Engg. of RTM Nagpur University, Nagpur, India.
An Envision of Low Cost Mobile Adhoc Network Test Bed in a Laboratory Environment Emulating an Actual MANET
In 2005–2007, he has been a member of the board of the Italian Society of Doctoral Candidates and Ph.D.
Output Filter Aware Optimization of the Noise Shaping Properties of {\Delta}{\Sigma} Modulators via Semi-Definite Programming
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