The Barberton Community Foundation is seeking applicants for four open positions on its Board of Directors. These open positions are for terms beginning Jan. 16.
All candidates must be residents of Barberton. Applicants must show an interest and commitment to all purposes and goals of the foundation.
The foundation is asking that those seeking the positions possess professional skills and experience in one or more of the following industries:
- K-12 Education
- Higher Education
- Real Estate Development
- Community and Economic Development
- Arts and Culture
- Donor Development and Fundraising
The Board of Directors has a total of 15 members, 12 that are appointed by the sitting board and 3 ex-officio members. If appointed, a candidate is expected to serve 3-year terms and to attend monthly board meetings. As a member of the board, a candidate is also expected to participate on at least three board committees. Members of the board are volunteer positions.
All nominations should be submitted by 4 p.m. on Sept. 20 complete with an intent letter and resume.
Nominations should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. The foundation will be in touch with nominees in order to set up interviews. Those receiving a position will be appointed at the January meeting.