Area 79 Secretary

The secretary records and distributes minutes of Area Meetings and General Service Committee meetings, and sends out area mailings. The secretary is in a good position to act as liaison between officers and committee members. The secretary responds to the messages left on the Area 79 answering service which include requests for meeting information and questions about AA and Area 79. Some messages are forwarded to the appropriate General Service Committee member or District Committee Members; the secretary responds to more general inquiries ensuring a quick response wherever possible. The secretary also responds to general email inquiries.


Secretary is an elected position on the Area 79 General Service Committee. For more information about the Secretary's duties and responsibilities, please see the following Job Description.

To contact the Secretary, e-mail:


See below for some additional information that may be helpful. The resources listed answer the most commonly asked questions that the secretary receives; the links are to pages on A.A.'s World Services Website ( from which they may be accessed:

Requests for meeting information are also common and can be found on this website under the “Find A Meeting” menu.