Vice President

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Vice President

A senior manager in a corporation. While the duties of a vice president vary from company to company, the title often refers to the head of a department. For example, a company might have a vice president of operations, a vice president of human resources, and so forth. A vice president reports directly the president or CEO of a company.
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As a result, at the January 3rd, 1950 annual Association meeting, the campaign to reelect Judge Bolin to the National Board of Directors came to a disappointing end, and Bolin was elected as one of the vice-presidents of the NAACP.
The Board had never formally determined what the particular functions and duties of vice-presidents would be, nor had it assigned vice-presidents to any specific tasks.
Her letter of resignation from the national board as one of its twenty vice-presidents brings out into the open, most of the complaints hundreds of other members have been making but have not been able to get into public print as did Judge Bolin." The writer then congratulated Judge Bolin for showing independence and voting her conscience and for having the courage to resent being made a "figurehead or stooge." (63)
(3) Mary McLeod Bethune and Nannie Helen Burroughs were among the few African American women who served as vice-presidents in the NAACP.