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