Are you passionate about the power of public art to empower young people and transform communities? Do you have the time and skills to dedicate to helping a nonprofit achieve its mission? If so, we hope you’ll apply to join the Urban ArtWorks Board of Directors.
We are currently looking to add a Secretary to our hard-working, snacks-loving board. This is a key role that also serves on the board’s executive committee, supporting the Chair, Vice-Chair, and Treasurer. Our ideal candidate is a positive, detail-oriented, and tech-savvy professional with strong administrative skills and a drive to make a difference through volunteerism. Experience working in the arts, social justice, nonprofits, education, or youth programming a plus but not required. If you think you’d make a good candidate, we’d love to hear from you. We encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds and communities to apply.
Advise, govern, oversee the direction, promote growth, ensure financial health, and assist with the leadership and general promotion of Urban ArtWorks
Meet in person monthly (4th Wednesday of every month, 6:00-8:30PM); as needed for executive committee calls/meetings
Actively participate in Urban ArtWorks committees, communications, fundraising efforts, and events
Responsible for maintaining board calendar of meetings, events, deadlines, individual member tenures, etc
Preparation, distribution, and archiving of all board materials
Take and distribute monthly board meeting minutes
Support onboarding of new board members as needed
Establish processes for materials lifecycle
Maintain and update by-laws and online document archive
This is a 2-year board term; 1-year term as Secretary which may be extended by board vote.
All candidates must be available to meet in person on the fourth Wednesday of every month at the Urban ArtWorks studio in Seattle (6:00-8:30PM) to be considered for this position.
To apply, fill out this form by February 20th, 2019.
Thank you for your interest!
OUR MISSION IS TO CREATE PUBLIC ART THAT EMPOWERS YOUNG PEOPLE AND TRANSFORMS COMMUNITIES. THANK YOU ALL FOR MAKING IT HAPPEN!
As a nonprofit organization, we rely upon (and are incredibly grateful for!) the generous giving of our community partners and supporters to continue to offer our youth art programs.