Foundation Board of Trustees
Description: The Foundation of the Association of Legal Administrators is governed by an eight-member Board of Trustees. The Trustees develop fundraising campaigns and manage the Foundation’s assets, including the Susan L. French Emerging Leader Fellowship Program, develop career fairs and scholarships to focus on students as the future of the profession, and find and fund speakers for the Brezina Session for the Annual Conference & Expo.
Board Size: 8
Term: 4 years
Appointments per year: 1-3
Expectations/In-Person Meetings: Two per year (Annual Conference, fall or winter).
Eligibility: The ideal candidate has served on a non-profit board and has time to commit to monthly conference calls and two in-person meetings each year, one of which is held in conjunction with the ALA Annual Conference & Expo.
Call for volunteers: Summer
Selections made: Winter
ALA Headquarters Liaison: Sharon Leeds