BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Application deadline for new board of director terms: August 19, 2016
Each year, OFS makes a call for nominations and applications for two year terms on the board of directors. Terms begin on October 1. There are eight board of director slots positions open this year. Board applications are due by August 19. If there are more than eight eligible applications for the board, then OFS members in good standing will be asked to vote on the board applicants they prefer. Formal announcement of the new slate of board members will be made at our annual meeting September 17, 2016.
Interested in becoming an OFS Board Member? It is an exciting time to be a Board member at the Film Society. As owners of the Capitol Theater, we have of variety of important projects and initiatives that touch all aspects of the organization – programming, personnel, community outreach, fundraising and finance. At this important moment in our organizational history we can use your help to build our organizational capacity and tackle these exciting projects. Daily operations at OFS are shared between a talented group of 8 paid staff, and a committed team of 200+ volunteers, overseen by a Board of Directors. Not only will you feel great about contributing to the success of OFS, but you will also have the opportunity to join an interesting and creative community of art enthusiasts.
If you are interested in joining this fine group of community members who help bring great arts programming to Olympia please review the following information:
What are the qualifications and expectations? The Board seeks individuals with a background or experience in fundraising, managing budgets, community outreach, human resource management, and/or marketing. The OFS Board of Directors serve two year terms. There are 15 positions available on the Board. Elections are held annually and vacancies between elections can be filled by Board appointment.
What should I do next? A good first step is to visit one of our Board meetings, review the Board Expectations & Commitments and if you’re ready, fill out the board application below and return it to the OFS Board Nominating Chair at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Monthly BOARD Meetings 6:00pm – 4th Tuesday of each month
Open to the public. Location: Mixx 96 Radio Station Conference Room located at 119 Washington St NE, Olympia, WA 98501
This room is ADA accessible.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS:
Tim Sweeney – President, Facilities Chair
Eileen LeVan – Vice President, Fundraising Chair
Dick Meyer– Treasurer, Finance Chair
Tom McDonald – Secretary
Angel_Cruz – Board Nominating Chair, Finance Committee
Elaine Fischer – Fundraising & Development Committee
Christine Salvador – Fundraising & Development Committee
David Arceo – Fundraising & Development Committee
Cal Ledbetter – Fundraising & Development Committee
Michael Stein – Facilities Committee
*some records may be available upon request