VOLUNTEER REGISTRATION: AABE Houston Chapter
Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 12:00 AM - Wednesday, December 31, 2014 at 11:30 PM (CDT)
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We are seeking COMMITTEE VOLUNTEERS for the AABE Houston Chapter!!
PLEASE SIGN-UP for a Committee that COMPLIMENTS your EXPERTISE/INTERESTS. If you have questions about any of the committees, please contact the committee Chairperson.
Below is a listing of the Committees available:
Membership - (Membership Chair – Autumn Bean; Co Chair – Kimberly Alexander)
The Membership Committee will be responsible for the development of the strategy to increase chapter membership including developing campaigns and various other methods to increase Chapter membership. Help is needed with managing our email account by responding to inquiries on membership and chapter activities.
Marketing - (Marketing Chair – Open)
We have an opening for the Marketing Chair. The overall objective of the Marketing Committee is to develop a public relations strategy to enhance the public’s awareness of AABE Houston and its mission using social media and other marketing avenues.
Contact Autmn Bean at email@example.com for more information.
External Communication– (Communication Chair – Sandra Thomas)
The Communication Committee purpose is to oversee and manage the communication of the Chapter’s initiatives and events to the public. You will work closely with the Chairs of the Marketing, Special Programs, Professional Development, AABE Advisors and Event Coordinators.
Contact Sandra Thomas at firstname.lastname@example.org
IT/Website– (IT/Website Chair – Roy Carter)
The IT/Website Committee is responsible for setting the information technology strategic direction of the chapter using current available technology.
Contact Roy Carter at email@example.com
Scholarship & Mentor – (Scholarship Chair – Joy Jones)
The overall objective of the Scholarship Committee is responsible for managing the Chapter’s Scholarship and Mentorship Program. Assistance is needed with corresponding with “AABE Scholars” and working our Partners within HISD, Aldine, Alief, Katy, Klein and Spring ISD.
Contact Joy Jones at firstname.lastname@example.org
Professional Development Program- (Chair of Prof Development – Marchelle Cain; Co Chair – Danny Harvey)
The Professional Development Committee is responsible for the planning of General Meetings and other special events for the fiscal year. We are looking for new ideas, trending topics, speakers and overall assistance with planning Quarterly Meetings.
Contact Marchelle Cain at email@example.com
Corporate Partnership – (Fundraising Chair – Keith Wiley; Co Chair - Yaw Acheampong)
AABE Houston launched a new strategy with our Corporate Partnership program. This effort is coordinated by the Fundraising Committee. This Committee is responsible for leading the Chapter’s efforts to attract money and services needed to carry out the Chapter’s mission and goals. We are looking for volunteers to help coordinate meetings with Industry Leaders.
Special Programs– (Kariff “KC” Carroll & Danny Harvey)
The AABE Houston Special Programs (i.e. Light Swap and Energy Workshop) are integrated with the chapter’s mission and strategic goals of providing educational opportunities to the Houston community. Volunteers are asked to assist the Event Coordinators with planning and executing the Special Programs.
For more details about AABE Houston, our Mission and Goals for 2014 - 2015, please contact Autumn Bean (Vice President) at 832-524-6891 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
American Assoc. of Blacks in Energy (AABE Houston)
American Association of Blacks in Energy (AABE) is a national, nonprofit association of more than 1,700 energy professionals and business owners within 44 chapters in seven regions throughout the United States. Through its Scholarship Program, AABE seeks to increase the number of underrepresented minorities in energy related fields. By doing so, we help our nation address a critical need and a challenge to our economic vitality in the world market.
The Houston Chapter of AABE is one of eight chapters that comprise the Southwest Region of the organization [a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization]. We welcome professionals from all energy and energy-related disciplines (oil, gas, electricity, nuclear, renewable, water, government, technology, and energy services). Some of the companies our membership represents include: ExxonMobil, Chevron, BP, Schlumberger, GE, Marathon Oil, CenterPoint Energy, EP Energy , Shell Oil Company, Weatherford, KBR, SIMEMA, LLC, Intelliscient, Omni Pipe, PINTRACO, Atlantic Petroleum, Morgan Stanley, Texas Southern University, Reliant Energy, Exelon, KOSMOS Energy, Cameron & others.
One of AABE’s missions is to help create sustainable communities by linking energy professionals, executives, and entrepreneurs with students and other members of the community. AABE provides these groups a pathway to learn more about the energy industry through activities such as mentoring, education, community service and networking.
For additional information about the organization, please feel free to contact Chris Odom at 832.428.5396 or send us an email via email@example.com. Thank you in advance for your kind consideration.
Terry Stringer, CCEP