Committees

Committees are the key to the Residence Hall Association's success. Each committee performs a specific task, from assisting the organization in internal improvements to coordinating publicity efforts. Membership in each committee is open to any Georgia Tech student. Committee meetings occur weekly at a time determined by the chair. For committee meeting minutes from past years, please contact the Director of Internal Affairs at dia@rha.gatech.edu.

 

Continuous Improvement Committee (CIC)

The Continuous Improvement Committee oversees changes to RHA's governing documents as well as coordinating permanent improvement projects, mainly through the addition of pool tables, ping pong tables, etc. to hall common areas. They are also the committee responsible for coordinating advocacy efforts with the Department of Housing at the behest of residents. Finally, CIC also coordinates a biannual review of all hall councils on campus.

The 2018-2019 CIC Chair is Sammy Otoo.  He may be contacted at cic@rha.gatech.edu.

Minutes for this committee may be found here.

 
 

Elections Committee

The purpose of the Elections Committee is to oversee the entire elections process and inform the Legislative Council of the elections procedure as detailed in the Elections Code. Membership is open to all members of the Georgia Institute of Technology, especially those interested in making the Residence Hall Association election process as fair and straightforward as possible.

The 2018-2019 Elections Chair is William Oswald.  He may be contacted at elections@rha.gatech.edu.

Minutes for this committee may be found here.

 

Financial Oversight Commission (FOC)

The Financial Oversight Commission is dedicated to ensuring those requesting funding from the Residence Hall Association have the residents' best interests in mind. Any bills going through Legislative Council are required to attend FOC to ensure no financial policies are being violated and money is being appropriately spent. Please contact the Director of Finance at dof@rha.gatech.edu or an auditor at auditor.white@rha.gatech.edu or auditor.gold@rha.gatech.edu for more information on how to get involved

Minutes for this committee may be found here.

 

IT Committee

IT Committee is responsible for working on code associated with RHA documents and up-keeping the RHA website. Members of the IT Committee can provide suggestions as to how to better RHA's electronic functionality as well as help update any older scripts. Please contact the IT Coordinator at it@rha.gatech.edu to learn more about how to get involved. 

Minutes for this committee can be found here.

 

Programs Committee

The Programs Committee is primarily responsible for assisting the Department of Programming in creating campus-wide programs for RHA. This includes planning of events, advertising of events, set-up of events, running events, and cleaning up after events. Members of the programs committee contribute a great deal to the ideas and execution behind these various programs, and have a huge say in the creative brainstorming process. They are able to have a huge impact on campus as a whole, and it is great experience for those who wish to know what it takes to put on a large successful program. Membership is open to all members of the Georgia Institute of Technology, especially those interested in the planning and/or execution of large-scale programs.

Programs Committee is run by the Director of Programming, Emmett Miskell. They may be contacted at dop@rha.gatech.edu

Minutes for this committee may be found here.

 
 

Public Relations Committee

The purpose of the Public Relations Committee is to assist in publicity efforts for the organization. PR Committee also assists hall councils and RHA in advertising for their events, and maintains the image of the organization. Membership is open to all members of the Georgia Institute of Technology.

Public Relations Committee is run by the Public Outreach Coordinator and Public Advertising Coordinator. They may be contacted at poc@rha.gatech.edu and pac@rha.gatech.edu

Minutes for this committee may be found here.