Earth Share of Texas seeks board members who commit to fulfill the following responsibilities:

Responsibilities of the Board as a Whole

As EarthShare of Texas’ leadership body, the Board is responsible for:

  • Support and oversee the evolution of EarthShare of Texas’ mission and purpose
  • Select and evaluate the executive director
  • Engage in strategic and organizational planning
  • Participate in implementing the strategic plan
  • Ensure rigorous fiduciary oversight and financial management
  • Fundraise to ensure financial sustainability
  • Assessing its own performance as a governing body.

 

Responsibilities of Individual Board Members  

Each individual board member is expected to:

  • Know EarthShare of Texas’ mission, policies, procedures and programs
  • Read and be accountable to Earth Share of Texas’ financial statements
  • Serve as an active advocate and ambassador for EarthShare of Texas and invest time and resources to advance its mission
  • Make a personal financial contribution at least annually
  • Prepare for, attend, and actively participate in board and participating organization meetings
  • Sign an annual conflict of information statement, and reveal if a conflict develops
  • Participate fully in one or more committees

To apply or inquire more, please reach out to estx@earthshare-texas.org with a statement of interest.

Accepting inquiries and applications until December 1st, 2020.