Subdivision Leadership Resources for Sections and Societies

Welcome to Volunteer Leadership Tools for sections and societies! This page serves as a one-stop information center for section & society leaders, or any member who wishes to volunteer as an officer of a section or society. Here you'll find the forms, resources, and general information to get started.

Need more information? Please contact the INFORMS office at

Things You Need To Know (FAQ's)

  • Schedule of financial statements provided by the INFORMS office:
    Year end, unaudited statment: March 1st
    Year end, audited statement: April 15
    1st quarter statement: May 31st
    2nd quarter financial statement: July 31st
    3rd quarter financial statement: October 30th
  • Meetings Conflict Statement-if your section/society hosts a meeting, you should read this policy.

Things You Need to Know About INFORMS