Our Board of Directors
Our Board of Directors
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
LD Delano’s love affair with the outdoors began with family vacations traveling in a station wagon and sleeping in a canvas tent. Most trips included visiting at least one national park and plenty of fly-fishing.
Spending most of her life in “the big, square states out West” fed her love…Read more
After spending more than thirty years living in the Intermountain West, Pip recently moved back to western North Carolina where she first started working in the outdoor industry. Since then, Pip‘s career in the outdoor industry has taken her all over the world as an outdoor education…Read more
Laura has always been rooted in community by being a voice for collaboration and making a positive difference for those around her. She took on an effort in 2014 to protect the mountains around her Coker Creek home through the Tennessee Wilderness Act. There, Laura led a diverse coalition…Read more
Mary O’Brien is a botanist who has worked for toxics reform, environmental law, and public lands conservation organizations for 40 years. In December 2021, Mary left her 17-year position as Utah Public Lands Director for Grand Canyon Trust, a Colorado Plateau regional conservation organization. She founded Project Eleven…Read more
Anna Lee Vargas is a sixth generation San Luis Valley Native born and raised in Manassa, Colorado. She attended Adams State University where she received her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sociology with an emphasis in Social Welfare and Spanish, Liberal Arts.
Anna Lee describes herself as a natural born…Read more
Corina has been a champion for the disenfranchised and disadvantaged since she began her formal political work as a parks advocate two decades ago. She met the most courageous and unapologetic women advocating for public lands through the NorCal Broadband, became involved with them in the Red Road to…Read more
Our Council of Advisors
- Steve Allen
- Joe Breddan
- Rose Chilcoat
- Craig Childs
- Dave Foreman
- Maggie Fox
- Ginger Harmon
- Vicky Hoover
- Libby Ingalls
- Frandee Johnson
- Matt Kenna
- Linda Liscom
- Regina Lopez-Whiteskunk
- Bill Meadows
- Caroline Kirksey Munger
- Marcey Olajos
- Tim Peterson
- Carl Rountree
- Lois Snedden
- Blake Spalding
- Liz Thomas
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 and vision, 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, legal, strategic governance, financial management, fundraising (including campaign planning and implementation), 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 Anne Heikkila at email@example.com:
- 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 Anne Heikkila at firstname.lastname@example.org or call the Broads’ main office at 970-385-9577.