MEDFORD ARTS CENTER Board Member Description of Responsibilities
We are looking for committed Board Members to serve on our organization’s governing body.
To be successful as a Board Member you should be passionately committed to the organization’s mission.
Our mission is to create an environment where the arts flourish through education, evolution and empowerment through the arts.
Board Member Expectations and Responsibilities
Know the organization’s mission, policies, programs, and needs
Faithfully read and understand the organization’s financial statements
Serve as active advocates and ambassadors for the organization and fully engage in identifying and securing the financial resources and partnerships necessary for the organization to advance its mission
Leverage connections, networks, and resources to develop collective action to fully achieve the organization’s mission
Give a meaningful personal financial donation
Help identify personal connections that can benefit the organization’s fundraising and reputational standing, and can influence public policy
Prepare for, attend, and conscientiously participate in board meetings
Participate fully in one or more committees
Previous board experience preferred
Knowledge of the organization and relevant industry