MAVA's Board helps to provide leadership and fundraising for the organization. Board Members are expected to attend monthly board meetings (2 hours) as well as attend 1 to 2 committee meetings each month. Board Members serve two-year terms, usually start in January, and are required to be MAVA members during their term of service.
Serving on MAVA's board is not only a great way to become more involved with MAVA, but also to develop professional leadership skills. If you would like to be a member of MAVA's Board, download the application and Organization Support Statement. Application deadline is October 16th.
Questions? Contact the MAVA Office or Mary Ostapenko- Anstett, Nominations Chair, via phone (612) 787 4033 or email.
The following position is currently open:
The following positions will be open as of January 2018:
- Fund Development Chair
- Board Secretary
All Board Positions Descriptions:
All Committee Position Descriptions:
"I have been involved with the board for many years. The impact for me has been tremendous. I have improved my skills in strategic planning, negotiation, leadership and fund development. This is because I have been active on with MAVA's board. I have received jobs because of my involvement."