The mission of the Meetings Committee is to insure the successful execution of LESI Conferences and Meetings by establishing the criteria used to select host Societies and venues, examining nominee host Societies and venues for their ability to adhere to the criteria, recommending host Societies and venues for LESI Conferences and Meetings and providing aid, support and oversight to host Societies and venues, as requested and needed.
The mission of the Membership Committee is to devise and manage programs and materials for LES International and interested LES Member Societies for the recruitment and retention of members by reviewing the qualifications Member Societies apply to become an LES member, monitoring compliance with the Articles of Incorporation and By-Laws of LES International, and in particular with the obligations for Member Societies as set out in Sections 1 and 2 of Article VIII thereof, assisting candidate societies to meet membership criteria, examining any application for membership of candidate societies, assisting Member Societies to increase their activities and making recommendations on any of the foregoing.
The mission of the Audit Committee is to insure that the financial records, reports, procedures and systems of the Society at the end of each fiscal year are accurate and in compliance, to report to the Board of Delegates on the results of its annual reviews to insure such accuracy and compliance and to advise the LESI Treasurer and the Board of Delegates with regard to modifications and improvements to the financial record-keeping and reporting procedures and systems of the Society.
The mission of the Awards Committee is to insure that LESI identifies and appropriately recognizes the achievements of deserving individuals by recommending to the Board of Directors and the Board of Delegates as to awards, criteria for awards and nominees for awards to be given by LES International. In doing so, the Committee reviews the qualifications of candidates for awards, including the gold medal award of LESI, and makes recommendations each year as to whether and to whom an award, such as the gold medal award, should be granted that year. The Committee also makes recommendations as to whether and to whom honors or appreciations should be granted by LES.