When does the General Chairman of a National Square Dance Convention become a member of the NEC?
A General Chairman (couple) becomes an official NEC member approximately three months prior to their convention. Who can be a General Chairman? The General Chairman must be an active square dance married couple and can not be an active caller or round dance cuer. They must be receptive to seeking advice and considering suggestions. They must be able to devote the time for the four-year planning of their convention and willing to work after their convention is over, as a member of the National Executive Committee. They cannot be replaced without prior written approval of the National Executive Committee.