GCSAA's governance policies

GCSAA operates with integrity and professionalism. How the association governs itself, organizationally and ethically, is a key part of that approach.

Articles of incorporation

The articles of incorporation outline how GCSAA will be structured and provides a basic overview of how it will operate.

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Standing rules of membership

The standing rules of membership provide details on membership definitions, the qualifications and benefits of membership classes, the dues structure, and process for reclassifying membership.

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GCSAA's bylaws detail how the association will operate, including membership classes, dues assessments, membership privileges, voting, duties and powers of the board, chapter affiliation and more.

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Member code of ethics

This code is established to promote and maintain the highest professional standards of service and conduct among the membership of GCSAA. All members must agree to abide by the Code of Ethics when they join the association.

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Professional conduct guidelines

A companion to the Code of Ethics, these guidelines outline professional courtesies encouraged throughout GCSAA's membership.

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Board self-governance policies

GCSAA’s success in achieving its mission depends on the involvement of volunteer members. To ensure that members are able to serve effectively, without regard to personal circumstance, the association provides significant support to GCSAA board members.

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Path to board service

Find what qualities and experiences can put you on the road to national board service.

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Board service FAQs

Find answers your questions about serving on the GCSAA Board of Directors.

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