Member (Chicago, IL), Law School Regional Event Planning Committee

Posted by Law School Regional Event Planning Committees on 04/23/2014

General Information

Process for Filling Position: Open (Volunteers self-identify)
Number of Seats: 15
Location: Chicago, Illinois 60608, United States
Eligible Constituent(s): Alumni

Summary of Position

The Regional Event Planning Committee assists the CLS Alumni Affairs Office in planning CLS alumni events in the various cities where there is a large concentration of CLS alumni. The purpose of any regional event is to create an opportunity for CLS alumni to connect with each other and back to the Law School. Other specific goals may include:highlighting prominent alumni who have excelled in their area of expertise; offering a program that provides Continuing Legal Education credit; partnering with alumni from other Cornell colleges or units to enhance networking opportunities; fostering a sense of loyalty and goodwill among the attendees so as to encourage their support to the Law School by giving of their time, talent, and treasurers.

Cornell Interests:


Cornell Law School

Talent Expectations: Skills


Organize, Plan and/or Host Events
Assist with registration and encourage other CLS alumni to attend the event.

Responsible Contact

Contact Name:
Kristine Hoffmeister

Time Commitment

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


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: 1x year

Other Meeting Details: Participate in committee conference calls or email exchanges during the program development stage. Attend the event.

Yearly Philanthropic Expectation:

Make a gift to Cornell at a level of individual comfort

Alumni Trustee Election

Vote in the annual trustee election