Friday, November 11, 2016 at 12:30 pm, Marriott Grand Salon I, Level 5
2016 Public Address Division Business Meeting National Communication Association Annual Convention Philadelphia, PA | November 11, 2016 | Marriott Grand Salon I | Level 5
Presiding Officer: Lisa Keränen, PAD Chair
Minutes by Maegan Parker Brooks, PAD Secretary
I. Call to Order
II. Approval of the Agenda
III. Approval of the 2015 PAD Meeting Minutes
IV. Report from the PAD Nominating Committee, Jeffrey Bennett, Committee Chair Distribution and Collection of Ballots. The slate of candidates was also made available online prior to the business meeting, at http://www.ncapad.com.
V. Report from PAD Chair, Lisa Keränen
VI. NCA Legislative Assembly Report, Lisa Keränen
VII. Report from PAD Vice-Chair, Jennifer Mercieca
A. Presentation of Robert Gunderson Award to Lauren Harris, University of Maryland.
B. Presentation of Wrage-Baskerville Award to Kelly Jakes, Wayne State University.
VIII. Presentation of Marie Hochmuth Nichols Award by Leah Ceccarelli, Immediate Past Chair. The award recipient is Robert E Terrill, Indiana University, for Double Consciousness and the Rhetoric of Barack Obama: The Price and Promise of Citizenship (University of South Carolina Press, 2015).
IX. Presentation of Benson-Campbell Dissertation Research Award by Belinda A. Stillion Southard to Katie Irwin, University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana.
X. NCA Governance Reports
A. NCA Nominating Committee, Kelly Jakes
B. Other NCA Governance Matters
XI. Report from the Vice Chair-Elect, Lisa Flores
A. Public Address Conference and Looking Forward to Boulder
B. Announcements from the Floor
XIII. New Business (by motion, as time permits)
XIV. Report of PAD Election Results, Jeffrey Bennett, Committee Chair