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The President shall be Chief Executive Officer. As Chief Executive Officer, the President shall have general and active management of NFA business. The President shall see that all orders and resolutions of the Board are carried into effect and may execute bonds, mortgages, and other contracts. The President shall have general superintendence of all other appointed NFA officers and all employees, and shall see that their duties are properly performed. The President shall submit a report of the operations of NFA for the preceding fiscal year to the Members at the annual meeting, and from time to time shall report to the Board all matters which the interests of NFA may require to be brought to its notice.

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