The duties of the Officer for Governance and Membership shall include but not be limited to:
- a. assisting the DSC in ensuring compliance with its constitution and bylaws in all actions it takes;
- b. maintaining records of attendance at Plenary meetings and notifying the Steering Committee when representatives have automatically been removed for two consecutive absences;
- c. soliciting nominations for vacant seats and facilitating special election of representatives as necessary; and
- d. chairing the Constitution and Bylaws Committee.