Committees & Officers Original

Area Officers

  • Represents Area 22 at the General Service Conference and other service events held outside Indiana.
Current Delegate Panel 71     Delegate’s Calendar Past Delegate Panel 69
  • Responsible for general coordination of Area activities.
  • Organizes Assemblies and Committee Meetings.
  • Prepares and mails notices and minutes of Committee Meetings and Assemblies.
  • Maintains files of current Area documents.
  • Pays Area bills.
  • Receives, banks, and acknowledges contributions to Area 22.
    Note: In keeping with our Tradition of self-support, Area 22 accepts contributions only from AA sources — such as groups, districts, and individual AA members. Contributions from individual members cannot exceed $5,000 per year and are NOT tax-deductible.
Area 22 Committee
PO Box 926
Griffith IN 46319 Online Contributions:  Make a Contribution
  • Maintains contact information for groups, districts, and trusted servants of Area 22.
  • Forwards changes and new group registrations to the General Service Office in New York.
Mail forms to:
Area 22 Registrar
1321 Wood Street
Elkhart, IN 46516

or email forms to: Forms: Change of Group information (use this if there is a GSR, etc. change)
New Group Registration
District Information Change Form
Corrections Committee
  • Works with local, state and federal corrections professionals and with local A.A. members to make the program and the fellowship of Alcoholics Anonymous available to inmates.
  • Coordinates state-wide efforts to arrange outside contacts for inmates upon release
Public Information (PI) Committee
  • Works with local A.A. members to inform professionals and the general public of what A.A. can and cannot do.
  • Upon invitation, makes presentations and/or displays available at public events and meetings of professional organization.
  • Coordinates Area 22 web committee and maintains Area 22 website.
Cooperation with the Professional Community (CPC)/
Treatment Facilities Committee
  • Works with local A.A. members to inform treatment professionals and clients of what A.A. can and cannot do.
  • Coordinates efforts to bring A.A. meetings into treatment facilities and to provide outside contacts to individuals upon release.
Literature Committee
  • Informs A.A. members of General Service Conference-approved literature
  • Takes literature displays to events around the state.
Finance Committee
  • A subcommittee of the Area Committee. Reviews proposed agenda items for their impact on the Area budget.
  • Assists the Area Treasurer in preparing the annual budget
Grapevine Committee
  • Encourages members to subscribe to the Grapevine and La Viña magazines, and informs them of related books and other special items available.
  • Takes Grapevines literature displays to events around the state.
Archives Committee
  • Oversees the collection, preservation, and administration of the official records of Area 22.
  • Display the archives at functions when needed or requested.
Sound Committee
  • Record all Area 22 assemblies and DCM Conferences
State Convention Committee
  • Fully responsible for planning the Indiana state convention (Area 22 hosts alternate years).
  • Maintains Area 22 web site
  • Updates Area 22 Even Calendar
  • Updates Area 22 Meeting Guide