The Governance Committee is a standing committee. The Board created the Governance Committee in 2019 to go into effect upon the termination of the Mission Vision Task Force. The purpose of the Governance Committee shall be to review and research proposed amendments to the SDPA governing documents to benefit Board decision-making related to these issues. The Committee shall also consider the need for amendments to the SDPA governing documents and propose such amendments to the Board. The Committee shall also bring to the Board's attention any violations of the governing documents that come to the attention of the Committee. The Governance Committee shall consist of the President, President-Elect, Immediate Past President, one Member-at-Large and three Past Presidents. The Governance Committee shall select its chair. The Member-at-Large and the Past Presidents shall be appointed by the Board. The terms for the Governance Committee chair and members shall be one year.