Why are there no female Jehovah's Witness microphone attendants?

Jehovah's Witnesses believe women should not be in positions of authority and so there are no female elders etc. So why are there no female microphone attendants during the Watchtower study, or females reading the paragraphs from the Watchtower to the congregation during the meetings? Is carrying around a... show more Jehovah's Witnesses believe women should not be in positions of authority and so there are no female elders etc.

So why are there no female microphone attendants during the Watchtower study, or females reading the paragraphs from the Watchtower to the congregation during the meetings? Is carrying around a microphone and handing it to people, and reading the paragraphs really a "position of authority"?
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