0

We have the title "Chair" in our organization for functions. Our Education Chair wants a person of equal help in the form of a co-chair.

1) When listing these two people in a sentence:

Your new Education co-Chairs are Sue Y and Robert X....

Do I capitalize co-Chair, Co-Chair, or co-chair?


2) What about a list of officers?

Sue Y, Education Co-Chair, Robert X, Co-Chair

These aren't in the beginning of a sentence. Do I capitalize co-Chair, Co-Chair, or co-chair?

Is it the same rule for co-Host, Co-host, Co-Host of an event?

1

Interesting question. Like many things, it's probably a matter of style. Chicago style is to not capitalise "co-chair" at all.

See: https://www.chicagomanualofstyle.org/qanda/data/faq/topics/Capitalization/faq0036.html

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.