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Boundless Brilliance Board of Directors Opportunity

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Boundless Brilliance
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South Pasadena, CA
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Published 11 days ago
Boundless Brilliance Board of Directors Opportunity

Boundless Brilliance is a Los Angeles based 501c3 nonprofit, and our mission is "to educate, empower, and engage students in order to close the gender gap in STEM fields." We envision a future of STEM leadership that is as diverse as the world in which we live.

What We Are Seeking: We seek accomplished and energetic candidates of any background for our Board of Directors, who are inspired by our mission. Successful candidates will bring an understanding of nonprofit governance, and a commitment to the expansion and long-term sustainability of Boundless Brilliance and its mission.

We are especially looking for individuals who particularly are passionate about: women and girl's empowerment, diversity & inclusion, STEM, and education.

Specific Experience: Any of the following specific experience would be of great benefit to the Board of Directors:

  • Fund development
  • Event management/planning
  • Strategic planning
  • Communications
  • Marketing
  • Budgeting
  • Finance
  • Legal expertise

The Board is responsible for fiduciary oversight, strategic direction, and active fundraising, while leaving management of day-to-day operations to the Executive Director. This includes these key areas of engagement:

1. Vision, Strategy, and Oversight

  • Participating in periodic vision setting and strategic planning
  • Overseeing and reviewing the organization's finances including approving the annual budget, monitoring expenditures and ensuring that sound risk management policies are in place and in compliance with all legal requirements.
  • Providing support and counsel to the Executive Director and her staff as requested.


2. Governance

  • Identifying, cultivating, selecting, and orienting new trustees
  • Reviewing the Executive Director's performance at regular intervals
  • Assessing Board and trustee performance
  • Determining Board size and composition; and setting policies regarding committee assignments and the selection of officers.

3. Fundraising and Promotion

  • Working with the Executive Director and the Development & Outreach Director to identify, introduce, solicit, and cultivate the long-term interest of potential donors, other funders, and volunteers in supporting the organization.
  • Contributing an annual gift to the organization commensurate with personal capacity.
  • Assisting the organization in raising its visibility in print and online media, among the public and various constituencies.

As a volunteer Board of Director you will:

  • Share your expertise
  • Increase leadership skills
  • Help your community
  • Build a strong network
  • Make a difference

If interested in joining the Board of Directors of Boundless Brilliance, and/or learning more about the organization, please contact us at info@boundlessbrilliance.org

Boundless Brilliance is a Los Angeles based 501c3 nonprofit, and our mission is "to educate, empower, and engage students in order to close the gender gap in STEM fields." We envision a future of STEM leadership that is as diverse as the world in…

Details at a Glance

  • Schedule
    Weekdays
  • Time Commitment
    A few hours per month
  • Recurrence
    Recurring
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
813 La Bellorita Street, South Pasadena, CA 91030, United States

How to Apply

If interested please contact us at info@boundlessbrilliance.org.

Include a resume and use "BB Board of Directors" in the subject line.

If interested please contact us at info@boundlessbrilliance.org.

Include a resume and use "BB Board of Directors" in the subject line.

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