Nominations Open for Chapter Treasurer

The HIMSS New York State Chapter is now receiving nominations for the Treasurer's position. Nominations are open until Monday, April 9, 2018 and voting for the election of this position will be open from Monday, April 30, 2018 until Monday, May 7, 2018. The term for this position is two years; from July 1, 2018 through June 30, 2020.

Nomination Guidelines

  • Individuals may self-nominate or be nominated by another member of the HIMSS NYS Chapter (provided they have contacted the individual and are willing to run).

  • Nominees must be a member in good standing of both HIMSS and the NYS Chapter of HIMSS for at least 1 year.

  • Nominations should be sent to Nick Christiano, the Chapter President-Elect, at and should include the following information:

    • Name of the person being nominated;

    • Position they are nominated for (Treasurer);

    • Contact email address and phone number.

  • Nominees should send a photo (head shot) and brief bio (200 words or less) to Nick Christiano.  The bio and photo will be published on the chapter web site and/or sent out to chapter members when open voting is announced.


The Treasurer shall be responsible for all funds and securities of the Chapter; shall receive and give receipts for monies due and payable to the Chapter from any sources whatsoever, and shall deposit all such monies in the name of the Chapter in such banks, trust companies, or other depositories as shall be selected in accordance with the provisions of these bylaws; shall submit financial reports to HIMSS, to the Chapter Board of Directors at its regular meetings, and to the Chapter membership at its Annual Meeting; and _ shall in general perform all the duties incident to the office of Treasurer and such other duties as from time to time may be assigned by the President or by the Chapter Board of Directors. Typical Duties include:

  • In conjunction with the Chapter President and BOD, develop an annual Chapter Budget reflecting all reasonably anticipated Chapter revenue and expenditures.

  • Track and report income and expenditures against the budget on a monthly basis.

  • Oversee an annual audit of all chapter accounts.