Become a "Board Member" for

Education Matters

2104 Saint Michael St Cincinnati, OH 45204-1916
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Board Member

Our boardThe Board of Directors of Education Matters is responsible for the strategic direction of the organization, compliance with the stated purpose and mission of the organization, and assurance that the organization is meeting the changing needs of individuals in the community that it serves.
PositionEducation Matters is seeking passionate and engaged individuals to serve on our Board to advance the mission of the organization. We ask that members commit to attending 75% of meetings (in-person or via phone), advocate for the mission of the organization, and participate in fundraising.
Desired skills
*required
Branding, Business Development, Communications, Data Analysis, Diversity/Inclusion, Management, Marketing, Public Relations
When4th Wednesday of each month at 4pm
WhereEducation Matters main office, 2104 Saint Michael Street, Cincinnati, OH 45204
Commitment1 to 3 hours/month
DonationWe strive for 100% board giving, but have no strict guidelines around financial contributions.
RequirementsMembership on the Board of Trustees will be open to persons who meet all the following requirements: 1. Have interests compatible with the purposes of Education Matters, and 2. Have been recommended for Board membership by the Governance Committee after an interview to determine their eligibility.Terms of Board members are three years. Board members may serve two consecutive terms.
On-boardingOnboarding for new board members includes a comprehensive tour, board binder, and annual board retreat.
Our missionTo inspire learning and strengthen our community by removing barriers to education.