Description

Organization's Mission: Our mission is to empower the next generation of female and gender non-conforming leaders through personal mentorship, public policy education, issue advocacy, and professional skill building.
Organization's Programs and Services: Girls are divided into issue-based cohorts and participate in ten weeks of Girls Lobby curriculum throughout the Utah state legislative session. They learn to track bills, testify at hearings, write editorials, and plan protests. Girls Lobby hopes to create increased confidence, civic engagement, and community participation.
Skills & Talents of Ideal Candidate: Experience in developing community partnerships, fundraising, and/or strategic management.
What Can this Position offer the Applicant?: We’re a young organization and you’ll help lead us in developing and implementing a long-term strategy for fulfilling our mission.
Organization's Race, Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Statement and Work: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is at the core of what we do at Girls Lobby. We strive to build spaces for participants, staff, and board members to share and be supported in their diverse backgrounds and perspectives.
Meeting Frequency: Every Other Month
Meeting Times: Weeknights, usually Mondays at 6pm MT
Overall Time Commitment: 2 - 5 hours/month
Current Number of Board Members: 5
Current Number of Board Vacancies: 3
Position Summary: The Board of Directors is ultimately responsible for all activities of the organization. To that end it:

- Determines how the organization will carry out its mission through long and short-range planning
- Adopts an annual budget and provides fiscal oversight
- Recruits, orients, and develops board members
- Oversees the performance of the executive director
- Evaluates overall performance of the board and the organization in achieving the mission
- Establishes policies for the effective management of the organization
How to Apply: Email resume and brief description of interest to girlslobbyorg@gmail.com
Location: Remote

Information

Organization Website: Visit website
Contact: Aubrey Johnson
Email: girlslobbyorg@gmail.com
Phone: 360-609-5061