Treasurer, Human Ecology Young Alumni Council

Posted by Human Ecology Young Alumni Council on 07/18/2013

General Information

Process for Filling Position: Direct appointment by staff or administration
Number of Seats: 1
Location: Non-geographically based
Eligible Constituent(s): Alumni

Summary of Position

The treasurer will receive from the Human Ecology office of Alumni Affairs & Development a written report of expenses, disbursements, fund balances and prepare and present a finance report at each board meeting. The treasurer will work directly with the office of Alumni Affairs & Development in managing the funds of the board.

Cornell Interests:


College of Human Ecology

Talent Expectations: Skills


Write and/or Edit
Speak to Groups
The treasurer is expected to be well-versed in the council's yearly budget and communicate on a regular basis with the office of Alumni Affairs & Development. The treasurer prepares written finance reports for council meetings and must effectively communicate to the council the details of the reports and financial status of the budget.


Serve on a Committee or Board
The treasurer serves on the HEYA Executive Board and is responsible for bringing to their attention any financial issues appropriate for the committee's review.


Responsible Contact

Contact Name:
Terri Jackson
Volunteer Position Title:
Associate Director
Email: Phone:

Time Commitment

Average Time Commitment: 1-2 hrs/month
Duration: Not Applicable
Term of Office: 2 years
Number of terms in Office: 1 term


Prerequisites Current member of the Human Ecology Young Alumni Council

Hiatus Required? No hiatus required
Dues Required? No


Meeting Attendance Required? Yes

Meeting Location(s):
On Campus: Yes
Off Campus: Yes
Off Campus Location: NYC
Conference Call: Yes
Meetings per year: 2x year

Other Meeting Details: Monthly calls with the HEYA Executive Board

Additional Attendance Requirements: Reunion, Homecoming, and CALC attendance encouraged

Yearly Philanthropic Expectation:

Make a gift to Cornell at a level of individual comfort

Alumni Trustee Election

Vote in the annual trustee election