Vice-President & Secretary

Two-year tearm | Flexible |


Position title: Alumni Board (Vice-President)

Commitment: Two-year term

Hours per week: Flexible

Position description:
The Alumni Board’s primary purpose is the promotion of Mount Allison to the community at large. Each member of the Alumni Board will serve as a goodwill ambassador of the University, with the aim of ensuring that our alumni maintain a sense of loyalty towards and desire to support Mount Allison.

The duties and responsibilities of the vice-president include:

  • Assisting the President and the director of alumni relations in planning and organizing the meetings, activities, and functions of the Alumni Board;
  • Assuming the role and responsibilities of the President in his/her absence;
  • Attending all meetings of the Board and the executive committee; and
  • Undertaking and performing specific tasks as requested by the President, the Board, and the director of alumni relations

Contact: Alumni Board members will work closely with the executive committee of the Alumni Board and the Alumni Relations Office, with the director of alumni relations serving as the primary contact.

Criteria:

  • Must be an engaged Mount Allison alumna or alumnus:
    • A recipient of a degree, diploma, or certificate from Mount Allison;
    • A person registered in a program leading to a degree, diploma, or certificate from Mount Allison;
    • A present or former member of Mount Allison’s administrative staff or faculty;
    • An honorary degree recipient;
    • A past or present member of the Board of Regents; and/or
    • An individual whose commitment to Mount Allison has been deemed deserving of membership
     
  • Must be willing to accept the duties and responsibilities described above, and to dedicate considerable time, effort, and resources to the role
  • Must be well-versed in University and Alumni Board affairs, and supportive of the mission and vision of each
  • Must have strong leadership, communication, organization, and interpersonal skills
  • Must have a sincere desire and willingness to work co-operatively and constructively with the Board, the director of alumni relations, and other stakeholders of the University community

Application: The vice-president is selected by the nominating committee of the Alumni Board and must be a current member of the Board.