Immediate Past President, Cornell Club of Boston

Posted by Cornell Club of Boston on 01/08/2015

General Information

Process for Filling Position: Must meet eligibility criteria
Number of Seats: 1
Location: Boston, MA 02108, United States
Eligible Constituent(s): Alumni

Summary of Position

The Immediate Past President provides historical context and perspective to the Board, participates in Board activities, sits on the Executive Committee, and oversees the Nominations Committee.

Cornell Interests:


Regional Clubs

Talent Expectations: Skills


Lead a Group
Manage Projects
Serve on a Committee or Board
The Immediate Past President is responsible for leading and managing the CCOB Nominations Committee, which is charged with identifying and recommended new directors, as well as, proposing a slate of officers for the upcoming year.. He/She works closely with staff to set goals and initiatives for the committee and communicate those goals to committee members on conference calls and throughout the year.

Build/Maintain Relationships

Engage Individuals
Represent Cornell
The Immediate Past President encourages committee member participation and delegates responsibilities to all team members. He/She is expected to orient the new committee members, coach committee members about their role, duties, and expected level of activity, and mentor members for future leadership opportunities.


Responsible Contact

Contact Name:
Christina Ulrich

Time Commitment

Average Time Commitment: 1-2 hrs/month
Duration: Not Applicable
Term of Office: 1 year
Number of terms in Office: 1 term


Prerequisites Previously served as president of the Cornell Club of Boston.

Hiatus Required? No hiatus required
Dues Required? No


Meeting Attendance Required? Yes

Meeting Location(s):
On Campus: No
Off Campus: Yes
Off Campus Location: Meetings will be held in various locations in the Boston area.
Conference Call: Yes
Meetings per year: 3x year

Yearly Philanthropic Expectation:

Make a gift to Cornell at a level of individual comfort

Alumni Trustee Election

Vote in the annual trustee election