Programming Director, Cornell Club of Los Angeles

Posted by Cornell Club of Los Angeles on 09/07/2016

General Information

Process for Filling Position: Must meet eligibility criteria
Number of Seats: 1
Location: Los Angeles, California 90745, United States
Eligible Constituent(s): Alumni

Summary of Position

Programming Director for the Cornell Club of Los Angeles works with the club to help plan and run CCLA events to connect and support the more than 6,000 Cornellians in the Los Angeles area. People in this role are expected to plan and execute at least one event per calendar quarter.

Cornell Interests:


Regional Clubs

Talent Expectations: Skills


Speak to Groups
It is important that the programming director is able to speak in board meetings and share thoughts and ideas with the board. Although public speaking is not mandatory, it is helpful to have a comfort level in speaking to constituents. The ability to share a clear message of welcome and inclusion is important in both speaking and communicating via email.


Serve on a Committee or Board
Programming director should attend and participate in meetings for the Cornell Club of Los Angeles. They should also provide support for activities and functions.

Build/Maintain Relationships

Represent Cornell
Programming director should represent Cornell at any Cornell Club Event.

Industry Experience:


Responsible Contact

Contact Name:
Kate Van Dalsem
Volunteer Position Title:
Director, West Coast Engagement

Time Commitment

Average Time Commitment: 5-7 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? Yes

Meeting Location(s):
On Campus: No
Off Campus: Yes
Off Campus Location: Los Angeles area
Conference Call: No
Meetings per year: Monthly

Other Meeting Details: CCLA typically meets every other month, but may call special meetings as needed.

Yearly Philanthropic Expectation:

Make a gift to Cornell at a level of individual comfort

Alumni Trustee Election

Vote in the annual trustee election