Governing Board member Jan Clarkson has been appointed as Honorary Treasurer from 1 September 2019, as previous Treasurer Catherine Marshall is now Co-Chair.
Cochrane’s Articles of Association provide the Governing Board with the power to make ‘Executive Appointments’ amongst its membership.
The role of Honorary Treasurer is an Executive Appointment. The Honorary Treasurer supports the Trustees (the Board members) to fulfil their obligation to provide financial oversight for the organisation. In Cochrane’s context, the Honorary Treasurer is often referred to as ‘Treasurer’.