Times of day
A few hours per month
Long-Term (6 months-1 year)
Sabrewing Media Group's is a startup non-profit organization whose nonprofit goal and mission is to help foster, spread and grow the inclusion of under-representated Latino and African American voices within
the film industry.
We are looking for motivated, compassionate, and reliable individuals interested in being on our Board of Directors. This position is voluntary - there is no financial compensation.
The Board will support the work of Sabrewing Media Group and provide mission-based leadership and strategic governance. While day-to-day operations are led by Sabrewing Media Group chief executive officer (CEO),
the Board-CEO relationship is a partnership, and the appropriate involvement
of the Board is both critical and expected.
Specific Board Member
Leadership, governance and oversight
Serving as a trusted advisor to the CEO as she develops and implements Sabrewing Media Group strategic plan
Approving Sabrewing Media Group annual budget, audit reports, and material business decisions; being informed of, and meeting all, legal responsibilities
Assisting the CEO and board chair in identifying and recruiting other Board
Ensuring Sabrewing Media Group commitment to a diverse board and staff that reflects the communities Sabrewing Media Group serves
Also, as a board member, we expect participation in one or more of the
A Nominating Committee: Will actively search for candidates to serve as
members of the Board or honorary Directors and officers.
A Fundraising Committee: Shall actively raise supplemental funds to
support operating expenses and long-term goals. This will include
planning and executing new fundraiser ideas and goals. Those with
experience in planning and executing non-profit fundraisers would be
An Outreach Committee: Responsible for networking and public outreach
of our agency and services. Will also coordinate volunteers. This can
include participating in public speakings and community events.
Sabrewing Media Group's Board Members will serve a three-year term to be
eligible for re-appointment for one additional term. Board meetings will be
held quarterly and committee meetings will be held in coordination with full
This is an extraordinary opportunity for an individual who is passionate about
Sabrewing Media Group's mission and who has a track record of board
Selected Board members will have achieved leadership stature in
the Film Industry business, or the nonprofit sector.
Ideal candidates will have the following qualifications:
Extensive professional experience with significant executive leadership
accomplishments in the Film or television business
Savvy diplomatic skills and a natural affinity for cultivating relationships
and persuading, convening, facilitating, and building consensus among
Personal qualities of integrity, credibility, and a passion for improving the
lives of Sabrewing Media Group's beneficiaries
How To Apply
Please send resume and coverletter on why you want to volunteer on the board and why this position will be perfect for you.