Upon signing this application, I am acknowledging that I have been informed that if nominated and accepted, I will play a key role in building the culture of leadership and in supporting the development efforts of the organization. I understand that if nominated and accepted as a board member, I will be carrying out a governance functions as a fiduciary on the organization’s behalf. This role will subject me to three obligations:
Duty of Care requires that directors act in a reasonable and informed manner using the same degree of care as a prudent person would under similar circumstances
Duty of Loyalty requires that directors place the organizations interest above their own personal interests
Duty of Obedience requires that directors be faithful to the organization’s missions
I understand that this application does not constitute nomination or acceptance and that the Board Development Committee and Board of Directors will make the final selection.
If elected, I agree to serve in a strictly volunteer (no pay) capacity. I understand this role will necessitate my attendance to both Committee meetings and Board meetings, in addition to other occasional events pertinent to the fulfillment of a Board of Directors’ responsibilities.