BOARD OF DIRECTORS
The YNPN Pgh board of directors provides active governance, oversight, leadership and strategy for the organization. Board members serve 2-year terms, must be YNPN Pgh Members, and must complete an application and interview process prior to nomination to the board.
The board of directors meets the first Thursday of every month from 6-8 pm in the east end of Pittsburgh. Board members are expected to attend at least 75% of board meetings, actively serve on at least one YNPN Pgh committee, and engage in fundraising and program activities. This is an uncompensated, volunteer position.
While all members are encouraged to apply, we are currently looking to add board members with knowledge or experience with technology, marketing, fundraising, and accounting and financial management. (This role averages between 10-20 hours per month)
YNPN Pgh committees deliver member-focused programs and manage many day-to-day operations. Committees are chaired by and include board members, but committees are open to all YNPN Pgh Members. Meetings are held monthly, either in person or via Skype. Committee members are expected to make a minimum of a 1-year commitment.
(This role averages between 4-10 hours per month)
- Governance Committee
As a member of the Governance Committee, you will on-board prospective board and committee members, hone the process and transparency of onboarding, develop recruiting strategies for new board and committee members, manage board member nominations, review exit evaluation, and lead the annual policy and bylaws review process.
- Member Relations
As a member of the Member Relations Committee, you will work with other committee members to welcome new members as they join, managed the YNPN Pgh member newsletter, create and implement a member recruitment strategy, conduct polls and surveys to enhance membership experience, and work with the Fundraising Committee on our contract management system.
- Fundraising Committee
As a member of the Fundraising Committee, you will work with other committee members to create and implement the annual fundraising plan, cultivate corporate sponsors for events, steward individual and philanthropic relationships, and work hand-in-hand with the Treasurer to keep up-to-date and accurate financial records.
- Programs Committee
As a member of the Programs Committee, you will work with other committee members to plan the coordination of networking and professional development events, work with the Fundraising Committee to finance the organization's events, manage the Mentoring program, maintain YNPN Pgh’s chapter website and social media platforms, as well as preform post-event evaluations for review and improvement. Lastly, the Programs Committee helps to develop partnerships with external organizations to increase YNPN Pgh visibility within the community.
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