Hoofer Council Elections
Council Elections | Club Elections
Hoofer Council is the governing body for all of Hoofers. Composed of the Council President, four Vice Presidents, five Officers, and each of the six Club Presidents, Hoofer Council keeps all of the clubs running smoothly. If that sounds like the job for you, check out the positions below!
We will be accepting applications for unfilled positions until Monday, April 26th at Midnight.
The next stage is a short interview with the outgoing position holder and Hoofer Council President in the next two weeks. Then a selection will be made.
All terms are May 1-April 30th.
Contact current position holders at their emails if you want more information about the positions.
Open officer positions:
- Officer of Diversity and Inclusion
- Officer of Education and Risk Management
- Officer of Alumni Outreach
- Officer of Interior Design
- Officer of Programs
Open VP positions:
- VP - Finance
- VP - Infosystems
- VP - Admin
The Hoofer Council President is the leader of Hoofer Council. He or she has the overall responsibility of furthering the mission and vision of Hoofers. Furthermore, this position represents Hoofers on Union Council, the governing board of the Wisconsin Union. Although not a position to be taken lightly, this position does come with perks such as tuition and Wiscard stipends as well as lifetime memberships with both the Union and all Hoofer Clubs.
Position Description: Council President
Each Club President leads one of the six Hoofer clubs: Mountaineering, Outing, Riding, Sailing, Scuba, and Ski & Snowboard. Their primary responsibility is to further the goals of their respective club and act as their club's representative on Hoofer Council.
Elections for Club Presidents are handled by each club individually. Click here for more information!
Vice Presidents manage some of the essential operations of Hoofer Council and support all of the Hoofer clubs as they strive towards their individual club goals. In addition, Vice Presidents lead committees comprised of themselves and their equivalent positions within each club. In exchange for their efforts, Vice Presidents receive Wiscard stipends and free memberships to all Hoofer clubs during their term of office.
Officers direct the more specialized aspects of Hoofer Council. In particular, Officers will discuss and address pressing issues concerning Hoofers as well as provide policy or other recommendations to the rest of Hoofer Council. Officers receive semesterly meal cards from the Wisconsin Union.