The Nominating Committee of the board of directors of Faith Alliance for Climate Solutions is accepting applications to serve on its volunteer board of directors. There are up to six Board of Director positions open for election. We hope to receive nominations that demonstrate a diverse, talented and dedicated pool of candidates to draw from for service on the FACS board.

We welcome candidates across Northern Virginia, representing a variety of faith traditions, professional experience and diversity in age, gender and race. Above all we seek candidates passionate about creation care and with a strong interest in mobilizing the faith community both within and beyond their places of worship. All candidates must complete the attached Nomination/Application Form and must have demonstrated leadership, passion and a commitment to carrying out FACS’ mission. Please review FACS’ 2018-2020 Strategic Plan and Board Member Roles and Responsibilities for additional information and background.

 

Nomination/Selection/Election Schedule

  1. Nominations/Applications will be accepted immediately following distribution of the Call for Nominations/Applications. The final date for receipt of nominations/applications is May 18th , 2018 at 5:00p.m. EST.
  2. All nominations/applications will be acknowledged within 2 days of receipt.
  3. The Nominating Committee will recommend a slate of candidates for vote and approval by the board on June 19th, 2018.
  4. Nominees/Applicants will be contacted to notify whether their nomination/application has been accepted/approved by early June. The Nominating Committee will request time to speak with those selected, also in early June.
  5. The first meeting of the newly-elected FACS board will be held on July 17th, 2018. Orientation will be held prior to this meeting at a time/date convenient for the new members of the board. 6. New board members will be formally announced to FACS’ membership at its Annual General Meeting on September 23rd, 2018.

FACS 2018 Board of Directors Nominations Packet