The NCIHC is currently governed by a 15-member Board made up of the President, Vice-President, a Secretary, a Treasurer, and 8 Directors. Board members serve two-year terms and are elected by the NCIHC membership. Half of the board is re-elected in any given year.
The NCIHC also consists of eight committees that support its organizational goals and mission, along with an advisory group of individuals who provide expert insight and support.
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The Executive Committee is made up of the President, Vice-President, Secretary, Treasurer and one member-at-large selected by the board.
The Event Planning Committee manages the planning and execution of the various event-related programs of the Council.
The Finance Committee of the NCIHC is responsible for consulting with the Treasurer on the annual budget process of the corporation; for reviewing and making recommendations on the annual budget submitted by the Treasurer and for developing and recommending long range financial objectives for the Council. The Finance Committee will be working with all other NCIHC Committees in carrying out its role of fiscal oversight and planning.
The Outreach Committee manages communications with the Council's geographically, ethnically, professionally and socially diverse multidisciplinary membership and supporters.
The Policy and Research Committee tracks and responds to policy initiatives affecting interpreters and/or limited-English speaking individuals while promoting dialogue regarding research related to language barriers and health care.
The Technology Committee is charged with leveraging technology in a way that will provide value to members, reduce overhead expenses and increase the overall efficiency of the organization.
The Website Committee supports the Council’s Strategic Plan by providing dynamic, specialized, current and useful online information to stakeholders in language access and promoting the growth of the association through the development of a “best in class” resource website, for both members and non-members.
The Advisory Group works to link the Council to working interpreters and other experts in related fields.
NCIHC Board of Directors
NCIHC Committee Members