03 Jun Want to join the SPJWash board?
The Society of Professional Journalists Western Washington Pro Chapter is looking for qualified board members and officers. Want to help make a difference in your journalism community? Have some ideas about cool events and programming? We want to work with you!
The board has the following positions available:
Treasurer — Officer; responsible for chapter finances; acts as voting member
Secretary — Officer; responsible for meeting minutes; acts as voting member
3 Board Member seats — Each acts as a voting member
If you want to join the board, please contact Ethan Chung (firstname.lastname@example.org) no later than this Monday, June 9.
In your email, specify what position you are running for and include a short bio and a head shot of yourself. The election will take place online. Members will receive a link that includes the candidate information, and voting will take place the week of June 16.
Board members attend monthly meetings in Seattle, complete a variety of management and programming tasks and support the chapterâ€™s annual awards gala, among other responsibilities. Board positions are a two-year commitment and officers serve a one-year term. Here’s who’s currently on the board.
Please note, board members are required to be SPJ members. Click here to join.
This is a fantastic opportunity to network within your profession, learn from your colleagues and support journalism in our community.
Thanks, and good luck!