CCLA Historian

Posted by Cornell Club of Los Angeles on 05/02/2019

General Information

Process for Filling Position: Direct appointment by staff or administration
Number of Seats: 1
Location: Los Angeles, California 90012, United States
Eligible Constituent(s): Alumni

Summary of Position

The club historian documents club history, including major events, decisions, and key people, and provides guidance to current board members based on their experience. Bow ties are highly encouraged.

Cornell Interests:


Regional Clubs

Talent Expectations: Skills


Write and/or Edit
Speak to Groups
The historian should be comfortable writing the club's history and speaking to the board.


Serve on a Committee or Board
This role is expected to attend CCLA Board meetings when able.

Build/Maintain Relationships

Represent Cornell
Board members should represent Cornell at any Cornell Club event they plan or attend.

Responsible Contact

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

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? 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