Cornell Alumni Association of Orange County

Event Coordinator

Posted by Cornell Alumni Association of Orange County on 07/02/2019

General Information

Nomination start - 05/01/2022
Nomination end - 07/07/2022
Process for Filling Position: Open (Volunteers self-identify)
Number of Seats: 1
Location: Orange County, California 90052, United States
Eligible Constituent(s): Alumni

Summary of Position

Help bring together Cornellians by organizing events for young alumni living in and visiting Orange County. Programming could take the shape of happy hours, cultural events, learning opportunities, and more. This is a fun way to meet other Cornellians and get to experience all that Orange County has to offer. The expectation is that you organize a few events during the year. It is voluntary to sit on the club board, but not required for this position.

Cornell Interests:


Regional Clubs

Talent Expectations: Skills


Speak to Groups
The ability to share a clear message of welcome and inclusion is important in both speaking and communicating at events and via email.


Organize, Plan and/or Host Events
Plan and assist with programming throughout the regional area.

Build/Maintain Relationships

Engage Individuals
It is helpful to seek out members of the local community to participate and interact on another level. Actively engaging alumni, parents and friends to participate in all aspects of events could help encourage additional participation. Meeting alumni and speaking with them about opportunities to engage the local Cornell community are vital to the growth of the club.

Responsible Contact

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

Time Commitment

Average Time Commitment: 3-5 hrs/month
Duration: Not Applicable
Term of Office: 1 year
Number of terms in Office: Not Applicable


Hiatus Required? No hiatus required
Dues Required? Yes


Meeting Attendance Required? No

Yearly Philanthropic Expectation:

Make a gift to Cornell at a level of individual comfort

Alumni Trustee Election

Vote in the annual trustee election