The Board of Director’s is the highest authority in the Association.
Their authority is detailed in the Constitution and Bylaws of ARA.
The Board of Directors shall administer the finances of the Association and shall have sole authority to procure, appropriate, and allocate money. Funds appropriated by the annual budget approved by the Board of Directors shall be considered appropriated and allocated, and may be ordered to be paid by the Executive Committee and the Secretary-Treasurer.
The President of the Association shall serve as presiding officer of the Board of Directors.
All members of the Board of Directors are required to complete the Professional Standards training offered by the Association once every two years.