ARTICLE 17


The President shall perform all duties usually associated with the office of President. The President shall be responsible for:

  1. Representing the ISoN;
  2. The President shall preside at all meetings of the ISoN;
  3. The President shall take the Chair at all Business Meetings. In the absence of the President, or if he/she declines to take the Chair, the president-Elect shall take the Chair;
  4. In the absence of both the President and the President-Elect, or if both decline to take the Chair, the 1st Vice-President shall take the Chair;
  5. In the absence of the President, the President-Elect and the 1st Vice-President, or if all three decline to take the Chair, the 2nd Vice-President shall take the Chair;
  6. If the President, President-Elect, the 1st and the 2nd Vice-President are absent, or if all of them decline to take the Chair, the members present will choose one of their number to preside.