Member At Large, Cornell Mid-Hudson Alumni Association

Posted by Cornell Club of Mid-Hudson on 01/25/2022

General Information

Nomination start - 02/01/2022
Nomination end - 02/28/2022
Process for Filling Position: Open (Volunteers self-identify)
Number of Seats: 10
Location: Mid-Hudson, Beacon-Poughkeepsie, New York 12508, USA
Eligible Constituent(s): Alumni

Summary of Position

Cornell Mid-Hudson Alumni Association (CMHAA) is the dues free alumni organization in the Mid-Hudson, NY area. The purpose of CMHAA is to promote fellowship, friendship, sociability, and leadership among alumni, students, parents, and friends in the region, to advance Cornell's mission and goals in the world, to foster and strengthen constituents' relationships among each other, and to strengthen their affinity to Cornell through events, community outreach, and broad engagement. At-Large Board members transact all business of CMHAA and carry out and execute its purposes. They plan and coordinate club activities and collaborate with Alumni Affairs staff in support of regional and University-wide initiatives and programs.

Cornell Interests:


Regional Clubs

Talent Expectations: Skills


Organize, Plan and/or Host Events
Manage Projects
Volunteers in this role are expected to help organize and/or host alumni events.

Build/Maintain Relationships

Engage Individuals
Represent Cornell
Volunteers are representatives and ambassadors for the Club and Cornell within the alumni community we serve. Volunteers create opportunities for alumni to connect with each other and with Cornell.

Responsible Contact

Contact Name:
Gissela Mera Lourido
Volunteer Position Title:
Assistant Director, Alumni Affairs-Regional Programs, NEC
Email: Phone:

Time Commitment

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


Prerequisites This position is open to all alumni in the Mid-Hudson, NY area.

Hiatus Required? No hiatus required
Dues Required? No


Meeting Attendance Required? Yes

Meeting Location(s):
On Campus: No
Off Campus: Yes
Off Campus Location: Mid-Hudson, NY area
Conference Call: Yes
Meetings per year: 4x year

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

Yearly Philanthropic Expectation:

Make a gift to Cornell at a level of individual comfort

Alumni Trustee Election

Vote in the annual trustee election