Past President Position Description

Requirements: The Past President must be a member of ALA/ACRL National, OLA/Academic Division (ACRL Oregon).

Term: Serves a 3 year term (1st year as Vice President/President Elect; 2nd year as President; 3rd year as Past President).


  • During Menucha years, the Past President maintains the lead role in coordinating Menucha activities. The Past President usually introduces the conference, speakers, and makes the closing remarks. The current President leads the chapter meeting and summarizes the evaluations following the conference.
  • Archives documents from their presidential year by December 31st.
  • Chairs the ACRL Oregon Award for Excellence Subcommittee, which is formed in May.
  • Other duties as required.