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Call for Nominations to the AGM Board

Post date: 
February 25th, 2016
Article Type: 
AGM Blog Post

Associated Grant Makers is currently seeking candidates for potential AGM Board Directors to begin serving in June 2016.  We welcome your nomination of individuals you believe would make a meaningful contribution to AGM and the field of philanthropy.  Serving on the Board is a rewarding experience, both personally and professionally, accompanied by leadership responsibilities and a serious commitment to the welfare of AGM.

Nominees should:

  • be staff, trustees and active leaders in the field of philanthropy
  • reflect our diverse membership from all organizational types and geographic regions
  • be drawn from the broad range of racial, gender, age and multi-cultural diversity in our community

In particular for 2016, individuals in the following categories are sought: experience in finance; experience in marketing, communications and/or branding; foundation trustees; persons of color; representation from Greater Lowell/Lawrence, New Hampshire, and Cape Cod.

Board terms begin in June 2016 and are three years (with an option of renewal for a second term).  Meetings are held four times per year plus one Annual Meeting, and directors are expected to serve on a committee. 


Self-nomination is also encouraged.  View a list of the current AGM Board at http://www.agmconnect.org/about-agm/board

The Governance Committee will review all nominations and recommend a slate for review by the Board of Directors and then election by the Members at the Annual Meeting to be held in June 2016.   

Please submit the following information for nominations:

Name of Nominee:

Nominee’s Title:

Nominee’s Organization:

A brief explanation as to why you feel this person would make an excellent board director:

Your Name:

Your Organization:

Nominations may be submitted by: Email to Jeff Poulos

Nominations should be submitted no later than Friday, March 25, 2016

Thank you in advance for your consideration.

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