The Autism Research Foundation will have officers: chairman, treasurer and secretary of the board of directors, and such other officers as may be elected in accordance with the Articles.
Officers will be elected annually at the annual meeting. Each officer holds office until a successor has been elected and qualified.
If a vacancy in any office because of death, resignation, disqualification, or otherwise occurs, this vacancy may be filled by the board of directors for the unexpired portion of the term.
Chairman: The chairman shall preside at all meetings of the board of directors. The chairman, or any other proper officer of the corporation authorized by the board of directors, may sign any deeds, mortgages, bonds, contracts, or other instruments which the board of directors has authorized to be executed. The chairman shall perform all duties incident to the office of chairman and such other duties as may be prescribed by the board of directors from time to time.
Treasurer: The treasurer shall have charge and custody of and be responsible for all funds and securities of the corporation; receive and give receipt for moneys due and payable to the corporation from any source whatsoever; and deposit all such monies in the name of the corporation in such banks, trusts, companies, or other depositories as shall be selected by the board of directors; and in general perform all of the duties incident to the office of treasurer or as assigned by the board.
Secretary: The secretary shall keep the minutes of the meetings of the board of directors; ensure that all notices are given in accordance with the provisions of these bylaws; be custodian of the corporate records and the seal of the corporation; and in general perform all such duties as may be assigned by the board.