Thank you for your interest in serving on the ACP National Board of Directors.
This is an extraordinary opportunity for an individual who is passionate about ACP’s mission and who has a track record of leadership. Selected Board Members will have achieved leadership stature in business, government, philanthropy, or the nonprofit sector. His/her accomplishments will allow him/her to attract other well-qualified, high-performing Board Members.
ACP has a 12-person Board of Directors that includes three executive officers, the Chair, Secretary and Treasurer. A general election for each vacant board seat is held in the fall of each year. Elected Board members serve a 3-year term beginning on January 1, following the election. Members are allowed to serve a maximum of two consecutive 3-year terms. Terms are staggered so that a minimum of four seats are up for election each year.
The Board currently meets on the first Wednesday of each month via conference call. One meeting each year is face-to-face, at a date and place determined annually.
The election will be conducted electronically in October. Details will be announced at a later date.
Ideal Candidates will have the following Qualifications:
- Extensive professional experience with significant executive leadership accomplishments in business, government, philanthropy, or the nonprofit sector
- A commitment to and understanding of ACP’s beneficiaries, preferably based on experienceSavvy diplomatic skills and a natural affinity for cultivating relationships and persuading, convening, facilitating, and building consensus among diverse individuals
- Personal qualities of integrity, credibility, and a passion for improving the lives of ACP’s beneficiaries
- Service on ACP’s Board of Directors is without remuneration, except for administrative support, travel, and accommodation costs in relation to Board Members’ duties