The Council shall consist of a General Council and an Executive Committee.
A. General Council:
The General Council will be open to all Regional Contracting, Customer Activities, other Government Activities in Hampton Roads and industry personnel desiring to participate in and contribute to quality and productivity improvement. The Tidewater Association of Service Contractors (TASC) will serve as the focal point for industry membership.
B. Executive Committee:
The Executive Committee will have two elements, Government Representatives and Industry Representatives. Representatives to the Executive Committee will agree to serve for two years. The Executive Committee will have two appointed Co-Moderators, one Government Representative and one Industry Representative. The Government Co-Moderator and Industry Co-moderator shall alternate chairing the monthly meetings of the Executive Committee. The Government Co-Moderator shall be selected annually by the Government representatives on the Executive Committee. The Co-Moderators shall be limited to a one year term, but Government representatives shall not be prohibited from serving as the Government Co-Moderator more than once provided such services shall not be in consecutive years. The Executive Committee shall have authority to charter subcommittees for specific purposes comprised of both Executive Committee and General Council Members.
C. Government Representatives:
Government Representatives to the Executive Committee shall consist of representatives of Government agencies involved in contracting and procurement.
D. Industry Representatives:
Industry Representatives to the Executive Committee shall be elected by Industry members of the General Council except that the Industry Co-Moderator shall be appointed by the TASC Board of Directors. The Industry Co-Moderator is normally the outgoing TASC President and will serve for one year. The total number of Industry Representatives shall be limited to 14 elected representatives in addition to the Industry Co-Moderator. Industry representation shall include General Council members representing two Small Businesses, two Small Disadvantaged Business or 8(a) Businesses, two Large Businesses, six businesses at large and two representatives of educational institutions. While there is no limit to General Council membership from any one company or Government Activity, General Council membership shall only be entitled to cast a maximum of three votes from any one company or Government Activity on any matter to be voted on by the membership, including, but not limited to, the election of Industry Representatives to the Executive Committee.