Vice President, Cornell Tech Alumni Council

Posted by Cornell Tech Alumni Council on 11/09/2021

General Information

Nomination start - 05/01/2021
Nomination end - 06/30/2021
Process for Filling Position: Submission of a nomination
Number of Seats: 1
Location: Non-geographically based
Eligible Constituent(s): Alumni

Summary of Position

The Vice President of the Cornell Tech Alumni Council is a leadership role that helps set strategy for Cornell Tech alumni engagement and set annual and long-term priorities for the Cornell Tech Alumni Council. They will be responsible for creating meeting agendas and reports and keep track of the Council's financial situation and obligations.

Cornell Interests:


Cornell Tech

Talent Expectations: Skills


Write and/or Edit
Speak to Groups
• Covers action items from CTAC board meetings, ensures resolution and accountability of action owners • Maintains centralized point of information / meeting notes / etc. on Google drive • Responsible for maintaining meeting cadence and calendar including scheduling of meetings and CTAC All Hands


Organize, Plan and/or Host Events
Lead a Group
Manage Projects
Serve on a Committee or Board
• Provide leadership for CTAC and encourage other alumni to participate. • Owns facilitation of meeting agendas and creation/consolidation of required documentation • Provides the council with updates on overarching financial details • Responsible for the smooth operation of monetary actions (expenses, reimbursements, etc.) for the council and council driven activities

Build/Maintain Relationships

Engage Individuals
Represent Cornell
• Works with CT personnel and Alumni Affairs on long term financial planning (budget setting, determining operating procedures, etc.) and tracking of alumni participation.

Responsible Contact

Contact Name:
Matthew Davis
Volunteer Position Title:
Director, Outreach & Alumni Engagement, Cornell Tech

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 The Vice President should be an alumnus/alumna of any Cornell Tech program, whether a master's program or a PhD program.

Hiatus Required? No hiatus required
Dues Required? No


Meeting Attendance Required? Yes

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

Yearly Philanthropic Expectation:

Make a gift to Cornell at a level of individual comfort

Alumni Trustee Election

Vote in the annual trustee election