Kerby Centre Seeks Board Members
Kerby Centre is a renowned organization operating in Calgary & Medicine Hat where it runs the Veiner Centre, committed to supporting older adults to live well in their community.
We serve seniors through adult services, information, events, and programming. Kerby Centre is a not-for-profit organization recently governed by an eight-person Board of Directors and we are looking to increase that number.
In 2022, Kerby Centre’s board is seeking to add three to five Directors, as well as three to five committee members that can offer expertise on specific committees. As a committee member there is not a requirement to become Directors at a later date, but that could be an option. Kerby Centre has no age restrictions for these positions.
The Kerby Centre Board of Directors is a governance & policy board. Board meetings are typically held every second month. As stewards for the organization, Directors provide strategic direction to staff, regularly review the organization’s financial statements, and approve the annual budget.
In addition, Directors are a key part of the public face of the organization and occasionally represent Kerby Centre at events. Committees looking for members: Fund Development, Communications & Marketing; Finance and Audit;. Committee meetings are held as required normally 4-6 per year.
We are looking for candidates who have experience in areas such as:
· Not-for-Profit Board Governance
· Regulatory/ not-for-profit Law/ Legal
· Investing/ Fund Management
· A knowledge of gerontology and passion for issues facing older adults
· Finance/ Accounting/ Audit
· Government Relations/ Advocacy/ Lobbying
· Social Services Sector/ Health
If you think you can make a difference, we want to hear from you.
Apply by email with resume and cover letter to email@example.com. Please put “Board recruitment” in your subject line.
Our Recruitment Committee will follow up with all applications received and forward you our Board Application form to complete and return.
Applications for a position on the Board received by March 5 2022 will be considered for this year’s appointments.
Applications for Committee positions should be submitted by April 15 2022.