MVHS AMP (Association of Music Parents) supports the Metea Valley Music Department with communication and parent volunteers to enhance departmental musical events. AMP has five meeting per year which are open to all parents. Please look for our monthly newsletters with information about events and volunteer opportunities.
We are proud to support the very vibrant MVHS Music Program!
The 2016/2017 AMP Board
Nominations for the 2017/2018 MVHS Association of Music Parents Board
The 2016/2017 AMP Board Nominating Committee comprised of Elyse Degen, Chairperson, AMP Member, Dina Bradshaw, Linda Watkins, AMP President and Don Devany, Fine Arts Department Chair, present the following slate of officers for the 2017/2018 MVHS Association of Music Parents Board:
President - Alex Klopp
VP of Band - Shyamla Narayan
VP of Chorus - Linda Stachniak
VP of Orchestra Debbie Hagel
Treasurer: Jeanne Sheehan
Voting will take place on 4/5/17 at 4:00 PM (Room A133) at the AMP Board Meeting.
Proposed amendment to the MV AMP NFP By-Laws
The following is a proposed amendment to the MV AMP NFP By-Laws
AMP Executive Board voting date: 4/5/17
By-Law II– EXECUTIVE OFFICERS
*proposed changes in red
In addition to the Music Faculty, the voting members of the Executive Board of the Association shall include the elected offices of President, Band Vice-President, Choir Vice-President, Orchestra Vice-President, Secretary and Treasurer. (The office of President may be held by co-officers, presented as such by the Nominating Committee to the General Membership for election, and representing a single vote on the Executive Board.) Members of the Executive Board will be comprised of two band, two orchestra and two choral parents. In the event this quota cannot be fulfilled, AMP can vote to overrule. Members of the Executive Board shall hold office for a period of one year, coinciding with the Association’s fiscal year: July 1 through June 30 (remove --- and can be re-elected for a maximum of two years in the same capacity.) Add --- and can be re-elected for one additional year in the same or different capacity. As needed to fill an open position, an executive board member may remain on the board for a 3rd year by vote of the General Membership. After a one (fiscal) year lapse from serving on the AMP Board, a parent may be elected again for an executive board position. An officer absent from two consecutive General Membership and/or Executive Board meetings may be removed from office by a majority vote of the remaining Executive Board members. An officer may also be removed from office for cause as determined by a majority vote of the remaining Executive Board members. If the President or Co-Presidents are unable to fulfill the specified term of office, one of the Vice-Presidents shall assume the unexpired portion of the office. If the Vice-President, Secretary or Treasurer should be unable to fulfill the specified term of office, the President shall appoint, with the approval of the remaining Executive Board members and the Music Faculty, a person to fill the unexpired portion of the term.
By-Law VIII– AMENDMENTS
*NOTE: By-Law VIII outlines the process for amendment proposals
Section I: The By-Laws of the AMP may be amended by a Board vote providing the Amendment has been read at the preceding regular General Membership meeting of the Association, or written notice of the proposed Amendment has been distributed to the
membership no less than 30 days in advance of the regular membership meeting, and all members have been provided with a notice of the membership meeting at which the proposed Amendment will be considered no less than seven (7) days prior to the vote.
Section II: Proposed amendments to the Association By-Laws may be initiated by a majority vote of the Executive Board or by a petition signed by 5% of the General Membership.
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