As a NCAS member, you may want to participate by becoming a member of one of the Academy's committees. Some of these are listed below with a short description of the committee's responsibilities: Contact an Academy Board Member or email email@example.com, if you are interested in serving on any of these committees. More detailed information regarding responsibilities of elected members and appointed Board Members can be found in the NCAS Handbook.
The Publications Committee is responsible for writing, arranging, and publishing the quarterly Academy Newsletters, producing one-time publications as needed, contributing to the NCAS Twitter and Facebook accounts, and managing the NCAS website. If you're interested in adding science communication or writing skills to your CV, consider joining the Publications committee!
The Finance, Grants and Endowment Committee determines guidelines for handling Academy funds and prepares an annual budget, identifies and contacts potential sources of funding, organizes financing of specific projects for the Academy, and builds the endowment of the Academy. The Committee is made of the Chair, Treasurer, Chair of the Membership Committee, Senior Executive of CANCAS, Senior Executive Director of NCSAS, and NCAS President.