At-Large Board Member


The role of a Board Member is a prestigious and influential position within an organization's governance structure. Board members are individuals who are selected or elected to serve on the board of directors, providing oversight, strategic guidance, and leadership to ensure the organization's success and adherence to its mission and values.


  • Commitment to the organization's mission and values.
  • Leadership experience in a relevant field.
  • Knowledge of and experience in governance, finance, or strategic planning.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Work collaboratively with diverse stakeholders.


  • Appoint the first directors and officers.
  • Adopt the bylaws and articles of incorporation. 
  • Address funding issues.
  • Help the organization set goals.
  • Attend and engage in board meetings.
  • Support board decisions.
  • Report to higher-ups with questions and concerns.