The President shall be the Chief Officer, with the power and the obligation to enforce and interpret the By-Laws, carry out organizational policies between Executive Committee and/or Steward Council meetings, sign contracts and agreements, represent the organization before the public either personally or through designees, appoint and remove members of all committees with the consent of the Executive Committee and/or Steward Council, serve as ex-officio member on all committees, cause a budget to be constructed and an annual audit to occur, and preside over meetings of the Executive Committee and/or Steward Council, and the membership. The President shall also serve as ex-officio member of the Graduate and Professional Student Council’s (GPSC) executive board. Further, the President shall have the power and duty to perform all acts generally associated with the nature of the office and such other duties applicable to the office as prescribed by the parliamentary authority adopted herein that are not inconsistent with the By-Laws. The President shall be involved in any and all recruitment efforts, including but not limited to spring membership drive office visits