Call for Board Members for the 2017-2018 Term
Nomination Timeline and Process:
Why join the board?
In a nonprofit organization, the board of directors sets the strategic direction of the organization, manages finances, fund-raises for the organization, oversees staff members, represents the organization, and monitors and evaluates the activities of the organization.
Benefits of joining the MAEE board include: making an impact on environmental education in the state of Minnesota; increasing your professional network; and developing skills and talents within your area of interest on the board.
The MAEE is looking for board members who are passionate about supporting and advancing environmental education. Board terms are 2 years, with no more than three consecutive terms. Though workloads will vary depending on season and assigned duties, current board members estimate that an average of 5-10 hours/month is needed to complete their board duties. Duties of a board member include, but are not limited to, the following:
Elections are held each September, with terms beginning in January. Contact Wendy Tremblay at any time to chat about being a board member (email@example.com). We hope to hear from you!
Submit the following information as you would like it to appear on the ballot to Wendy Tremblay, firstname.lastname@example.org by September 1, 2016 with the subject 2016 MAEE Board Application.
Thank you for your time and interest!
(Photos: Top - 2015 MAEE Board Retreat at the Women's Environmental Institute, Bottom - 2011 MAEE Board of Directors)