DAAS by-laws state that it will operate
The President's role is to pursue the objectives of DAAS as laid out in the by-laws and to carry out the major operational responsibilities. In addition to the Chair of the Board, and a Public Relations Officer, the President is expected to represent DAAS to the national and international community.
The President gives leadership to DAAS as it executes broad policies; does long range planning; carries out the task necessary to achieving the purpose of the organization as presented by the Board of Directors.
The purpose of this site, therfore, is to present an outline of the President's duties and obligations to uphold the mission of DAAS which is to:
In addition, by networking and partnering with the Caribbean and African Diaspora to promote excellence in arts and sciences for the full development of our peoples, we expect to create a greater understanding and appreciation of our West Indian and African heritage.