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The Roles and Responsibilities of LLC Board Member

Leadership of the Community:

  • Strategic Direction and Planning
  • Develop and maintain organizing and design Principles that create accountability, uphold LLC values, promote learning and strengthen leadership development work.
  • Financial Sustainability: review and approve budget quarterly, generate wealth and plan for sustainability.

Active Involvement and Connection to the Community

  • Board members will help to create learning and translate results into action by participating in the work of the community: learning circles, website development, research projects, committee work, special projects.
  • Board members will be actively engaged with LLC participants to involve them in important decisions and to encourage and support their initiative.

Commitment of Time

  • Quarterly Board Meetings: Two all day face to face board meetings: spring and fall, locations rotated. Spring board meetings precede the national meeting. Two 2 hour conference call meetings: winter and summer
  • Participation in the LLC national meeting. (3 days and possible travel)
  • Participation in board projects/committee work and a community learning circle. (3-4 days a year)

LLC is committed to equity in access to leadership positions and will cover travel costs for board members who would not otherwise be able to serve on the board.