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Synonyms for chair

the position of professor

the officer who presides at the meetings of an organization

an instrument of execution by electrocution

a particular seat in an orchestra

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act or preside as chair, as of an academic department in a university

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preside over

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The current chair of the board of directors, Jorma Eloranta, has informed that he will not be available for re-election.
Chair of the board since 2014 and member of the board since 2005, Jorma Eloranta, has notified the company that he is no longer available for re-election.
Max Lebow, MD, MPH, MBA, FACEP, is chair of the board of directors for Lumetra, a California-based, non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality, safety, and integrity of health care.
Commitment to Quality Awards - Confederation College; Commitment to Quality Awards - Smurfit Stone Container Canada; Commitment to Quality Awards - Valhalla Inn; Environmental Stewardship Award - Thunder Bay Auto Parts; Chair of the Board Award - Jon Christianson; Chair of the Board Award - Melissa Kusznier; Chair of the Board Award - Barry Streib; Business Excellence Award: Micro (1-6 Employees) - Take A Hike
I am currently the chair of the board of directors.
The appointment of Ronnie Leten as chair of the board was announced on 26 April 2017.
The nomination committee in Statoil recommends that the company's corporate assembly elects Jon Erik Reinhardsen as new chair of the board of directors.
Dennis Ruppel, a partner at one of the area's largest law firms, has been elected chair of the board of directors of Freedom Bank.
Bob Sullivan of Stonefield Josephson was named chair of the board for the Center for Healthy Aging in Santa Monica .
RELA President George Gnad, in the role of Master of Ceremonies, introduced Matt Landau, a charter member of RELA, Past President, and current Chair of the Board of Directors, who delivered a humorous Keynote Address to a receptive audience of colleagues and family members of the honorees.
Chair of the Board Bob Bunting reported on his recent outreach activities and emphasized the importance of the outreach program to build better relations with state societies, members and other organizations.
He will become chair of the Board of Regents in April 2004 and serve a one-year term.
He also was the first chair of the board of the Sorrento Centre in British Columbia, a leadership training center for lay ministry in the Anglican church.
As chair of the board, Ruff said his theme for the year will be 'encouraging the state's restaurant and lodging businesses to think about the next generation of North Carolina's hospitality leaders.
In an assembly meeting that took place after the AGM, the Board elected Risto Siilasmaa as Chair of the Board, and Olivier Piou as Vice Chair of the Board.