Cornell in Hollywood Chair, Cornell Club of Los Angeles

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

General Information

Nomination start - 04/28/2021
Nomination end - 06/03/2021
Process for Filling Position: Open (Volunteers self-identify)
Number of Seats: 2
Location: Los Angeles, California 90745, United States
Eligible Constituent(s): Alumni

Summary of Position

The Cornell in Hollywood Chair works to provide opportunities for alumni working or interested in working in Hollywood. They organize events revolving around Hollywood and run the summer Internship Program for current Cornell students.

Cornell Interests:

Affinities

Regional Clubs

Talent Expectations: Skills

Communicate

Speak to Groups
It is important that the Cornell in Hollywood chair is able to speak in board meetings and share ideas, suggestions and plans with the board, while creating a sense of excitement and interest through provoking ideas and plans. Although public speaking is not mandatory, it is helpful to have a comfort level in speaking to their constituents. The ability to share a clear message is important in both speaking and communicating via email.

Lead/Manage/Serve

Lead a Group
Cornell in Hollywood chairs should effectively lead the board in carrying out plans for events. Delegating tasks to the board and encouraging them to participate in various aspects of each event is important. It is also necessary to actively participate in the life of the club.

Build/Maintain Relationships

Engage Individuals
Cornell in Hollywood chairs should engage the alumni community in Hollywood.

Industry Experience:

Nonprofit

Responsible Contact

Contact Name:
Kate Van Dalsem
Volunteer Position Title:
Associate Director, West Coast Engagement and Cornell Silicon Valley
Email:

Time Commitment

Average Time Commitment: 5-7 hrs/month
Duration: Not Applicable
Term of Office: 1 year
Number of terms in Office: Not Applicable

Requirements

Hiatus Required? No hiatus required
Dues Required? Yes

Meetings

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