Guidelines for Joint Arkansas Extension Professional Organizations
The professional organizations work together on several events that benefit their members and Extension.
Below is a chart showing the events and the organization assigned to chair each event.
|Resolutions Administrative Meeting||AAE4-HA||ACAAA||NEAFCS-AR||AACES||ESP|
JCEP Meeting Responsibilities: Chairing organization arranges transportation for delegates to attend the Joint Council of Extension Professionals (JCEP) meeting.
Policy & Leadership Development Conference (PILD) Responsibilities: The chair will contact the
Office of the Senior Associate VP-Extension to schedule a meeting to discuss the professional development opportunity of PILD. The contact should be made in January before the April meeting.
Resolutions Administrative Meeting: Refer to Professional Organizations Resolution Process for instructions.
State Galaxy Conference Responsibilities: Chair of Galaxy conference planning committee and treasurer of responsible organization
serves as treasurer for Galaxy conference. See separate Galaxy handbook for details.
Legislative Event: The Legislative Event will not be conducted unless requested by the Vice President for Agriculture.
- ACAAA – Arkansas County Agriculture Agents Association
- AACES – Arkansas Association of Cooperative Extension Specialists
- AAE4-HA – Arkansas Association of Extension 4-H Agents
- CES – Chi Epsilon Sigma
- ESP – Epsilon Sigma Phi
- NEAFCS-AR – National Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences - Arkansas