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2018 Board of Directors Nominations

Monday, October 2nd, 2017

Nominations are now open for three (3) seats on the Independence Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.  Directors are elected by the membership to serve a three-year term.  According to the Chamber Bylaws, the Board is tasked with overall government of the Chamber including the direction of its work and control of its property.

The Board holds regular monthly meetings in order to conduct its business. Board members are expected to attend at least 2/3 of these meetings. Board members are also expected to attend Chamber events when possible.

Directors also serve as ambassadors for the Chamber and helps the organization grow by assisting with membership development.  Likewise, the Board also serves as a steward by acting in the best interests of the organization by avoiding conflicts of interest and maintaining confidentiality.

If you would like to take a leadership role in the Chamber by serving on the Board of Directors, CLICK HERE to submit your nomination.  The nomination process closes on October 30. 

A slate of nominees will be determined at the Board meeting on November 8.  Board elections will take place soon thereafter.  Newly-elected Directors begin their term of office on January 1.