chairperson chairperson  /ˈtʃɛr ˌpɜr sən/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the officer who presides at the meetings of an organization

Usage(s):

  1. By 2000 she had been elected chairperson of the Christian Democratic Union of a unified Germany.
  2. Elizabeth Warren, a Harvard professor and chairperson of the panel, said the average American has seen little or no benefit from the TARP spending.

News

  1. Nova Southeastern University Names Broward Public Schools as Outstanding Community Partner of the Year

    Nova Southeastern University (NSU) President and CEO George L. Hanbury II, Ph.D., along with Kimberly Durham, Psy.D., chairperson, NSU's Quality of Life Council (QOL), recently recognized Broward County Public Schools as recipient of the university's "Outstanding Community Partner of the Year."
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Newswise

  2. Medal for good citizenship

    From left is Lt. Currey, Cadet Commander, C/2 Lt. Jessi Ayers of the Civil Air Patrol, NJ 002, Cumberland Composite Squadron; New Jersey Daughters of the American Revolution State Regent Diane Argraves; Chapter Chairperson Marie Johnson and Greenwich Tea Burning Chapter Regent Rhoda Turner (seated).
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Daily Journal

  3. Jackson County fair books now available

    Jeanette Hackman, chairperson of the Jackson County Fair catalog committee, recently announced the catalogs are ready and can be picked up at the following locations:
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Seymour Tribune

Quotes

  1. "I have time to decide, I have to speak with the chairperson," Capello said. "We have to wait until we come back to London. I want to see if he still has confidence in me."
    on Jun 27, 2010 By: Fabio Capello Source: SPORT24

  2. "I have conveyed my decision of leaving the post to the PCB chairperson," said Younis, who returned with Yousuf on Saturday from Saudi Arabia after performing the annual Hajj pilgrimage.
    on Jan 7, 2007 By: Waqar Younis Source: Independent Online

  3. "If the Prime Minister or the Chairperson of UPA Mrs Gandhi would feel that I am culpable and want me to resign, it won't take me a minute to do so," Soni told reporters in New Delhi hours after she met Gandhi.
    on Sep 15, 2007 By: Ambika Soni Source: Sify

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