The presiding officer of a committee, or of a public or private meeting, or of any organized body.
Workers' Compensation Commissioner appointed by the Governor to head the Workers' Compensation Commission and administer the state workers' compensation system according to the provisions of the Workers' Compensation Act.
The individual charged with the responsibility for the completion of a project The chairman heads a committee and provides motivation for its members.
the officer who presides at the meetings of an organization; "address your remarks to the chairperson"
act or preside as chair, as of an academic department in a university; "She chaired the department for many years"
The presiding officer of a committee or subcommittee. In the Senate, chairmanship is based on seniority of committee tenure, but a Senator may not chair more than one standing committee.
The director who presides over members' meetings and board meetings.
Representative who has been appointed by the Speaker of the House to serve as the head of a committee.
The procedure for appointing a chairman of a company and his functions are contained in the Articles of Association. Usually he is appointed by the directors from their number and will officiate as chairman of meetings of the directors and shareholders. If he is not able to act as chairman of a meeting for any reason there ought to be a mechanism in the Articles of Association to select another chairman. His role is primarily procedural. He does not carry greater obligations or legal responsibility than other directors. He may however, have a casting vote on a voting tie.
A Chairman is the presiding officer of a meeting, organization, committee, or other deliberative body.