Epicenter seeks new board members


Epicenter is seeking applications for new members for its board of directors to fill three (3) at-large positions on the board. Epicenter seeks qualified applicants with experience in the fields of architecture, art, community development, design, education, financial management, non-profit management, rural development, and other related fields. Applicants must be able to legally serve as board members (owners) of the organization. Applicants need not be residents of Green River, however preference is made for those residing and/or working in Green River’s area of influence. Prior board experience is a plus but not required.

To apply, send a statement of interest and a CV/resume to info@ruralandproud.org no later than September 21st, 2015. Applicants must be able to attend (or teleconference to) a meeting of the board on September 23rd at 5 PM MST.

Epicenter board members spend on average two to three hours per month including attending board meetings every other month (telecommuting is available); additionally, board members attend an annual board retreat.

The National Council for Nonprofits has published information on the role of a typical board member which you can find here. Board training will be provided to selected applicants.