Apply to Join the Board of Directors

We’re thrilled that you’re interested in joining UE’s volunteer leadership team.  To apply, copy and paste the questions below into a text document and answer them as completely as you can. Contact us to tell us you’re applying , and we’ll reply with more background info as well as instructions on how to submit your application.

 

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1. How did you learn about UE, and how long have you known about the organization?

2. In what way(s) do you feel connected to UE’s mission?

3. Where would you like to see UE focus more energy? Why?

4. Why are you interested in serving on the UE Board of Directors? What would you like to gain from being an UE board member?

5. If selected, what would you like to see accomplished by the Board and the organization during the time you serve on the Board?

6. Do you have any previous leadership or board service experience? (Previous board service is not a requirement for UE Board membership.) Are you presently serving on other boards? Please provide information about current and previous board experience.

7. Do you volunteer your time to other non-profit organizations? If so, what organizations and in what capacity? Please provide information about current and previous work with non-profits.

8. What kinds of skills or expertise can you offer? How will the organization benefit from your participation? How do you think UE could best take advantage of your expertise?

9. What is your educational and professional background? (Attach resume if possible.)

10. Please list any special interests or hobbies that would help UE to get to know you better.

11. How much time do you feel you have available to volunteer? Are you willing to serve on committees and task forces? Can we expect you to attend to board meetings regularly?

12. Would you be able to make a personal financial contribution to the organization of an amount that is significant to you? Are you willing to help fundraise?

13. If selected, what do you expect of UE to help make sure that your experience turns out to be satisfying?

14. What questions, if any, do you have regarding potential UE Board membership?

15. Please provide three professional/volunteer references:

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