Member-At-Large, Cornell Club of Long Island

Posted by Cornell Club of Long Island on 09/21/2020

General Information

Nomination start - 10/19/2020
Nomination end - 11/20/2020
Process for Filling Position: Open (Volunteers self-identify)
Number of Seats: 10
Location: Long Island, Long Island, New York 11101, United States
Eligible Constituent(s): Alumni, Parents

Summary of Position

The Cornell Club of Long Island (CCLI) is a dues free alumni organization aiming to provide members of the Cornell community living on Long Island with meaningful opportunities to: - Strengthen their knowledge of and ties to the university; - Maintain and grow friendships with Cornellians; - Continue the process of life-long learning; - Serve the university and the community at large. At-Large Board members transact all business of CCLI and carry out and execute its purposes. The central purpose of the CCLI board is to plan and coordinate club activities and collaborate with Alumni Affairs staff in the Northeast Corridor Office in support of regional and University-wide initiatives and programs.

Cornell Interests:


Regional Clubs

Talent Expectations: Skills


Organize, Plan and/or Host Events
Lead a Group
Manage Projects
Serve on a Committee or Board
Board members will plan and lead alumni engagement activities in Long Island

Build/Maintain Relationships

Engage Individuals
Represent Cornell
Board members represent Cornell within their community. They also engage and build relationships with alumni in their region.



Responsible Contact

Contact Name:
Gissela Mera
Volunteer Position Title:
Assistant Director, Regional Programs, NEC

Time Commitment

Average Time Commitment: 1-2 hrs/week
Duration: Not Applicable
Term of Office: 2 years
Number of terms in Office: 2 terms


Prerequisites - Be a member of the CCLI community by living on Long Island.

Hiatus Required? No hiatus required
Dues Required? No


Meeting Attendance Required? Yes

Meeting Location(s):
On Campus: No
Off Campus: Yes
Off Campus Location: Long Island.
Conference Call: Yes
Meetings per year: 4x year

Yearly Philanthropic Expectation:

Make a gift to Cornell at a level of individual comfort

Alumni Trustee Election

Vote in the annual trustee election