Vice President, Cornell Club of Central New Jersey

Posted by Cornell Club of Central New Jersey on 08/22/2023

General Information

Nomination start - 09/01/2023
Nomination end - 09/30/2023
Process for Filling Position: Submission of a nomination
Number of Seats: 1
Location: Central New Jersey, Princeton, New Jersey 08540, United States
Eligible Constituent(s): Alumni, Parents

Summary of Position

The Vice President's primarily responsibility will be to support the President's efforts in leading the Central NJ Cornellians Board's activity. The Vice President will perform any additional duties assigned to him/her/them by the President. The Vice President will perform the duties of the President in his/her/their absence or disability, including but not limited to: working closely with the Alumni Affairs Office to set strategic priorities and goals for the Cornell Club of Central NJ within the framework of Cornell’s Alumni Affairs Strategic Plan, and its policies and procedures, preside at Board meetings, and present the Office of Alumni Affairs an annual plan of activities and budget proposal prepared and approved by the Board.

Cornell Interests:


Regional Clubs

Talent Expectations: Skills


Speak to Groups
The Vice President will lead board meetings when the President is absent. The Vice president might address alumni in the audience at an event.


Lead a Group
Manage Projects
The Vice President will support the President in leading the Board and will lead Central NJ Board's activity in the absence of the President.

Build/Maintain Relationships

Engage Individuals
Represent Cornell
The Vice President, as all serving Cornell Club of Central NJ Board Members, is a Cornell Ambassador who aims to foster alumni engagement in their community. The Vice President will support the President in leading the Board's efforts in recruiting new volunteers and support current alumni volunteers in their development to build and maintain an adequate pipeline.

Responsible Contact

Contact Name:
Arienne Watson

Time Commitment

Average Time Commitment: 3-5 hrs/week
Duration: Not Applicable
Term of Office: 2 years
Number of terms in Office: 2 terms


Hiatus Required? No hiatus required
Dues Required? No


Meeting Attendance Required? Yes

Meeting Location(s):
On Campus: No
Off Campus: Yes
Off Campus Location: Central New Jersey
Conference Call: Yes
Meetings per year: 4x year

Other Meeting Details: The Vice President is required to attend board meetings and any other meeting considered necessary to conduct club business.

Additional Attendance Requirements: Attending CALC is not required but highly recommended.

Yearly Philanthropic Expectation:

Make a gift to Cornell at a level of individual comfort

Alumni Trustee Election

Vote in the annual trustee election