The primary role of the Governance Committee is to evaluate and monitor board governance structures and processes. They are responsible for drafting, updating and maintaining all organization governing documents for presentation to and approval by the Board. Documents include Bylaws, role descriptions for positions on the Board, committees and task forces, and policies and procedures.
In addition, this committee is responsible for identifying and facilitating board development opportunities regarding governance issues. This committee is charged with assuring that the persons serving the organization in leadership positions understand their role and functions, as well as how their position fits into the overall organizational structure of Apra.