2016 Big Boulder Initiative Board Elections – Call for Nominations

We’re excited to announce that this year’s Big Boulder Initiative board election is rapidly approaching and we’re looking for members who are interested in serving on the board of directors. This is an incredible leadership opportunity within BBI that will help shape the direction of our organization. 

Open Seats and Board Composition

The Big Boulder Initiative board consists of 11 elected board members that each serve 2-year terms. You can view current board members here. For this year’s election, we will have 8 open board seats with the board composition broken down as follows: 

  • Current Term (3 board members): Justin DeGraaf, Mark Josephson, and Farida Vis are serving current terms and will remain on the board until 2017
  • Running for Re-Election (4 board members): Susan Etlinger, Megan Kelley, Chris Moody, and Carmen Sutter have all served 2-year teams and are running for re-election.
  • Open Seats (4 board seats): There are 4 board members who have served 2-year terms and have decided to step down.

Board Member Requirements

To run for a board seats you must be an active member of BBI. Board seats are open to all membership types. Board members must be able to commit to the following:  

  1. Attendance at all in-person board meeting (3 per year in various locations around the US)
  2. Participation in all in-person BBI events
  3. Ability to cover travel expenses for board meetings and events
  4. Commitment to participate in all other activities of the association 

Run for Election 

If you’re interested in serving on the board, please complete the this form. The deadline for nomination is Friday, March 11th.

Please let me know if you have any questions.

Thank you,