It is time to be thinking about our elected officers. Please consider standing for office of the diocesan DOK in Upstate South Carolina.
Here are the duties of the 4 elected officers:
a. Preside at all meetings of the Diocesan Assemblies and the
b. Appoint a Secretary, or a Recording and a Corresponding Secretary,
Committee Chairs, and a Board Advisor.
c. Appoint a Chaplain with the consent of the Bishop.
d. Be an ex-ocio member of all committees except the Nominating
e. Plan the program of the meetings or designate a program chair.
f. Be the representative of the Diocesan Assembly to the Province IV
g. Provide a written annual report to the Provincial Assembly. If
unable to attend the Provincial Board meeting and/or Assembly,
appoint someone to represent the Diocese at said meeting.
h. Coordinate all plans for the Annual Meetings.
i. Perform all other duties pertaining to her officer.
First Vice President:
The First Vice President shall in the absence of the President, perform
all duties of the President. In case of the resignation or death of the
President, the First Vice President shall automatically become
President. She shall encourage and assist with the formation of new
chapters. She shall act as a resource in this area for the Diocese. She
shall assist the Diocesan President as requested by her.
Second Vice President:
The Second Vice President shall in the absence of the President and
First Vice President, perform all duties of the President. The Second
Vice President shall be next in line to succeed the Presidency in case of
the resignation or death of the President and First Vice President. She
shall act as Communications/ Promotion Chair for the Diocese, and
under the direction of the President help disseminate information
about the Order. She shall assist the Diocesan President as requested
The treasurer shall collect all monies of the Order in the Diocese and
make all disbursements. She shall keep an accurate record of all
receipts and disbursements and make a report to the Meeting of the
Assembly. She shall serve as Chair of the Budget Committee and
present the Budget at the Meeting of the Assembly for its
Cai Armstrong is our Nominating Chair. If you are interested in a position, please contact Cai with your questions. We will begin running the officer slate in the new year with elections being held at the Fall Assembly in September 2020 for the 2021 to 2024 triennial.
President, Pat Batten
1st Vice President, Noonie Fennell
2nd Vice President, Deborah Dunlap
Recording & Corresponding Secretary, Susan Kear
Treasurer, Beck Sullivan
Advisor, Cai Armstrong
Chaplain, Rev. Mia C. McDowell
Diocesan Staff Liaison, Rev. Jimmy Hartley
Daughters At Large, Anida Mims
Funds and Projects, Kathy Cook
Historian, Sue McClure
Junior Daughters & Facebook Page Coordinator, Anna Lengahan
Worship, Elaine Sandberg