Foundation Board of Trustees

Description: The Foundation of the Association of Legal Administrators is governed by an eight-member Board of Trustees. The Trustees manage the Foundation’s assets, including fellowships for the Susan French Emerging Leader Program, developing a student scholarship focused on students furthering their education in the legal field, and finding 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.

Call for volunteers: Summer

Selections made: Fall

ALA Headquarters Liaison: Sharon Leeds