Applications for the 2019 - 2022 Board of Directors are Now Open!
ECAASU, the oldest national Asian American student organization in the country, has enjoyed over 40 years of education, advocacy, and activism. We would like to continue this long-standing tradition of success, by opening up the applications for next year's Board of Directors.
ECAASU is assembling a volunteer team of passionate, open-minded students, recent graduates, and young professionals who will take the initiative on advancing a variety of issues and build the Asian American and Pacific Islander student community on the East Coast. We encourage anyone who is interested in contributing to the Asian American and Pacific Islander community to apply.
ECAASU provides equal opportunities to all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, genetic, or immigration status.
Catherine Wong, Jim Chan, Maria Pitt, Al-Rashad Ali, Steven Wu, Gurtegh Singh, Leangelo Acuna
The ECAASU Board of Directors
The Board of Directors
The ECAASU Board of Directors (BoD) is the governing body for the overall execution of ECAASU’s strategic mission and goals. The BoD contribute the educational, management, legal, and financial expertise needed to maintain long term organizational sustainability and to ensure year-to-year progress for the organization. They manage organization-wide financials and sets the long term vision for programs, including the annual Conference. Additionally, the BoD oversees the Executive Director, who is on the National Board and oversees the day-to-day management and execution of ECAASU programs.
Past leadership experience, including managing diverse teams of students
Organization policy and goal-setting experience
Able to work remotely
Can work well collaboratively and independently
Conference-planning or large-event planning experience
ECAASU-related experience preferred, but not required
Strategic planning experience preferred, but not required
3 year term to begin June 2019
3 meetings in person a year (Spring (Conference), Summer, Fall)
1+ meetings a month via conference calls
Active online conversations, as needed, informally and formally
Give or Get Policy of a minimum of $250 allocated towards BoD expenses
Financial responsibility of ECAASU’s finances, including appropriate filings with the federal, state and local government, necessary for maintaining the 501c(3) status of the organization
Please be prepared to provide the following on your application:
A copy of your most updated resumé, highlighting any relevant leadership, work, non-profit management and / or AAPI community organizing experience
At least 1 reference with their contact information (can not be family member)
Letter of Recommendation (optional)
DEADLINE: Sunday, March 10 at 11:59 PM EST
Feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org anytime if you have other questions regarding the application or the application process.