Bylaws Adopted 6/4/2017
Governing Policies 9/26/2017

The Governance Committee is a standing committee that advises and assists the Board of Trustees on governance matters. Our bylaws state:


There shall be a standing Committee on Governance which is charged with advising and educating the Board on governance issues.


The Governance Committee shall consist of from three to five (3-5) Full Members selected by the Board of Trustees to serve staggered terms. The President shall be an ex officio member of the Committee without vote.


The term of each Governance Committee member shall be three years. No Committee member shall serve more than two terms (6 years) consecutively.


The Governance Committee shall assist the Board in ensuring sound governance. The Committee shall be responsible for the following:

2.2.1 Overseeing Board and Congregation education with respect to Bylaws and Governing Policies;

2.2.2 Recommending to the Board revisions to the UUAA’s governing documents;

2.2.3 Performing such other functions pertaining to governance as requested by the Board of Trustees;

2.2.4 Providing an annual report to the Board regarding the fulfillment of the Committee's responsibilities.