Our Board of Directors
Our Board of Directors
Rynda Clark is passionate about wilderness, women, healing, and education. She directed the Department of Continuing Medical Education (CME) at UC San Diego for 17 years and was responsible for the needs assessment, planning, execution, and evaluation of national and international medical education programs.
After relocating to Central Oregon in…Read more
Cristina grew up in Northern California hiking, camping, backpacking and skiing in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, Bay Area, Yosemite and Arizona. She moved to Colorado in 1988 and added kayaking and river rafting to her regular outdoor adventures. More recently, Cristina spends spring…Read more
Antonia, a native New Yorker, has been fascinated with wilderness and western land issues for several decades. She began hiking and camping in wilderness and public lands with her young children in 1972, recognizing the spiritual value imparted by spending time in wild…Read more
Julie spent nearly her entire life in the Great Basin. Born in Winnemucca, Nevada, she worked for decades in Eastern Oregon as large-animal veterinarian and consultant, helping ranchers to ensure the health of their herds and to make sure family ranches remain profitable. When not on the job, she…Read more
Mary O’Brien is a botanist who has worked for toxics reform, environmental law, and public lands conservation organizations for 36 years. Since 2003, Mary has been Utah Forests Program Director for Grand Canyon Trust, a Colorado Plateau regional conservation organization. The Trust has worked closely with the Broads since…Read more
Gary is a wildlife biologist with a 25-year career working on threatened and endangered species with the Colorado Division of Wildlife. Immediately after retiring from CDOW, he worked for Great Old Broads as the Director of the Healthy Lands Project. In 1980 and 1981, he worked for the U.S….Read more
Anne Heikkila grew up in the San Francisco Bay area and developed her passion for the outdoors by skiing, hiking, and camping throughout California. She received her degrees in Speech Pathology and Audiology and relocated to Georgia for a professional opportunity in the cochlear implant industry. She and her…Read more
Calling All Passionate Broads to Serve on Our Board of Directors
We are currently seeking wildly passionate Broads to serve on our Board of Directors.
DOERS AND DOOR OPENERS
Directors are responsible for organizational governance, policy development, and assuring that the necessary resources—such as funds, staff, and professional expertise—are available to accomplish Broads’ mission.
We welcome all skills and backgrounds, from all parts of the country. Currently, we are looking for skills in leadership & management, fundraising (including campaign planning and implementation), legal, strategic governance, financial management, environmental sciences, grassroots advocacy/activism, wilderness management, public land agencies, and Broadband leadership.
We are an inclusive organization and encourage board applications of candidates from diverse cultural, racial, ethnic, gender and gender expression, sexual orientation, and age groups.
This is a volunteer position that carries the benefits of Broad camaraderie and the satisfaction of knowing you are at the heart of Broads’ critical wild land protection work.
Please review our Strategic Plan to learn about our goals and objectives.
READY TO APPLY?
Please email the following to Rynda Clark at firstname.lastname@example.org:
- A brief resume
- A cover letter addressing these questions:
- Why do you want to be on Broads’ Board of Directors?
- What are your particular talents, expertise, and areas where you feel you could contribute to the Broads?
- Have you had other experience with nonprofit organizations?
- What are your thoughts on fund raising?
Fundraising is constantly on our minds and agenda, so we are interested in what role you might play. There are a number of ways to take on a fundraising as a Board Member, and the organization provides guidance and support with Board efforts.
- What else would you like us to know about you?
The Board reviews all applications and new Directors are selected by a vote of the Board. For further questions about serving as a Board Member, please email Rynda Clark at email@example.com or call the Broads’ main office at 970-385-9577.