Who We Are
Our Board of Directors
Gail Russell, Chair
Key Responsibilities of the Board
Mission: Ensure that the organization has a clear, succinct written mission statement to express core values.
Oversight: Engage in regular strategic planning as part of effective leadership and management and a periodic organizational assessment that examines in detail the organizations’ programs and services, management, structure and capacity. The board ensures high quality executive leadership and makes a self-assessment a routine part of its work.
Resources: Engage in formulating a fund-raising strategy, approve and monitor the operating budget by regular review of financial reports from staff.
Outreach: Act as active community ambassadors, promoting the organization’s mission, service and achievements as well as bringing community perspectives to the attention of the board and staff.