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Chi Epsilon Sigma

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Meeting dates: February 12, March 26, May 22, August 27, October 29, 2024
November 6 - Planning for Annual Meeting - EAC 12/10-11
*Executive Board meets 30 minutes prior to the membership meetings

May Professional Development Sessions - May 22, 2024 ~several locations around the state

Bite Sized Learning (via TEAMS): Last Wednesday of every month, 11:00-12:00
2/29 Extension PUBS, Dave Davisson
3/27 EINS & 990s, Sarah Carpenter
4/24 This Calls for a Spreadsheet, Jesse Buxton
5/22 In-Person Professional Development Day
6/26 - TBD
9/25 - TBD
10/30 - TBD
11/27 - TBD

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Chi Epsilon Sigma Constitution and Bylaws

Standing Rules

Founded in 1986 at Ohio State University Extension, the Alpha Chapter premiered as the first professional association for support staff and program assistants within Extension and was patterned after Epsilon Sigma Phi. Chi Epsilon Sigma's emblem symbolizes the three L's: Life, Loyalty and Learning. The circle is endless, which signifies the endless number of friends you will make in this organization.


CES Purpose

The purpose of this Fraternity shall be to maintain the standards and ideals, uphold the morale, prestige and respect of Ohio State University Extension Support Staff, to develop an effective working relationship and a spirit of fraternal fellowship among the present and emeriti employees of Ohio State University Extension and to encourage professionalism within Extension.

2024 CES Board




L-R: Paige Matney (Vice President), Chris Comden (Treasurer), Jessica Barker (Secretary) Christina Byrd (President), Patty Corfman (Historian), Teresa Funk (SAC Liason), Erin Mancuso (Support Staff Liason). Not pictured: Ashley Gerber (Annalist), Angie Keshock (Membership Secretary)

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