Board Member, Johnson Club of Chicago

Posted by Johnson Club of Chicago on 05/27/2014
Submitted by Tina Gourley

General Information

Process for Filling Position: Open (Volunteers self-identify)
Number of Seats: 10
Location: Chicago, Illinois 60604, United States
Eligible Constituent(s): Alumni

Summary of Position

The principal responsibility of the board member is to assist the club leader in the coordination of regional club activities and maintain club enthusiasm during non-Reunion years. Regionally based alumni board members are crucial gatherers of classmate information including news for the class notes submissions, and for alumni updates for the monthly newsletter Inside Johnson; they can also provide a vital link between classmates and their leaders by relaying ideas for events or suggestions for improvement.

Cornell Interests:

Colleges/Schools

Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management

Talent Expectations: Skills

Lead/Manage/Serve

Organize, Plan and/or Host Events
Lead a Group
Manage Projects
Serve on a Committee or Board
Coordinate Regional Club acitivites

Build/Maintain Relationships

Engage Individuals
Represent Cornell
The board member is responsible for maintaining club enthusiasm during non-Reunion years. Board members are crucial gatherers of classmate information including news for the class notes submissions, and for alumni updates for the monthly newsletter Inside Johnson; they can also provide a vital link between classmates and their leaders by relaying ideas for events or suggestions for improvement.

Experience:

Responsible Contact

Contact Name:
Sara Andress
Email:

Time Commitment

Average Time Commitment: 1-2 hrs/month
Duration: Not Applicable
Term of Office: 5 years
Number of terms in Office: 2 terms

Requirements

Hiatus Required? No hiatus required
Dues Required? No

Meetings

Meeting Attendance Required? Yes

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

Other Meeting Details: Conference calls with club leadership, and/or Johnson staff persons

Yearly Philanthropic Expectation:

Make a gift to Cornell at a level of individual comfort

Alumni Trustee Election

Vote in the annual trustee election