Director of Communications, Cornell Alumni Association of Northern California

Posted by Cornell Alumni Association of Northern California on 04/15/2020

General Information

Nomination start - 05/08/2020
Nomination end - 05/20/2020
Process for Filling Position: Open (Volunteers self-identify)
Number of Seats: 1
Location: San Francisco, California 94104, United States
Eligible Constituent(s): Alumni

Summary of Position

The Director of Communications is responsible for making final editorial decisions and set deadlines for all club communication. Share authority with president to directly communicate with the general membership via Office of Alumni Affairs. Work with Technology Director by providing website content.

Cornell Interests:

Affinities

Regional Clubs

Talent Expectations: Skills

Communicate

Layout and/or Design
Write and/or Edit
Assist with writing content for website and electronic newsletters. Consider and implement methods for outreach. Collect feedback.

Lead/Manage/Serve

Manage Projects
Make final editorial decisions and to set deadlines for all club communication.

Build/Maintain Relationships

Engage Individuals
Work closely with other Officer’s communication efforts.

Experience:

Nonprofit

Responsible Contact

Contact Name:
Kate Van Dalsem
Volunteer Position Title:
Associate Director, West Coast Engagement & Cornell Silicon Valley
Email:

Time Commitment

Average Time Commitment: 5-7 hrs/month
Duration: Not Applicable
Term of Office: 1 year
Number of terms in Office: Not Applicable

Requirements

Hiatus Required? No hiatus required
Dues Required? Yes

Meetings

Meeting Attendance Required? Yes

Meeting Location(s):
On Campus: No
Off Campus: Yes
Off Campus Location: Meeting in the region.
Conference Call: Yes
Meetings per year: Monthly

Additional Attendance Requirements: Director of Communications position is invited to attend CALC and is encouraged to attend any other additional training opportunities available to them.

Yearly Philanthropic Expectation:

Make a gift to Cornell at a level of individual comfort

Alumni Trustee Election

Vote in the annual trustee election