There are two divisions within Belle Valley FD, the Business Division and the Operations Division. The Business Division consists of two governing bodies that manage the non-operational side of the department. The two governing bodies are the Business Officers and the Board of Directors.
The Business Officers include the President, Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary and Assistant Secretary. Each position is elected by the body, and is charged with particular jobs and responsibilities.
The Board of Directors is a body of elected members who jointly oversee the activities of the Department. They ensure that the Departments bylaws are being followed. The board is the supreme governing body of the Department and some of their duties include:
The execution of the Board of Directors powers usually occurs in Board meetings. The duties imposed on directors are fiduciary duties, similar to those that the law imposes on those in similar positions of trust. Directors must act in what they consider is in the best interest of the company.