Apply to Serve on the NYLN GOVERNING BOARD!
The National Youth Leadership Network (NYLN) is accepting applications for our Governing Board (GB). NYLN is a membership-run organization. This means our members lead the work we do.
What does the Governing Board do?
GB members are NYLN’s organizational leaders. They make decisions for NYLN and are often the leaders in NYLN projects. Examples of GB responsibilities include:
What is the time commitment like?
Serving on the GB involves an average of two meetings a month. Meetings happen by phone or in an online chatroom. GB members spend about 15 hours a month on NYLN.
Requirements for serving on the Governing Board:
NYLN is a cross-disability organization. This means we are made up of people with all kinds of disabilities. Anyone with any kind of disability is welcome to apply.
The National Youth Leadership Network (NYLN) is a youth-driven, youth-led organization. We work to build power and community among young people with disabilities. We are a formal non-profit. Please visit our website, www.nyln.org, for more information.
Below please find the downloadable Microsoft Word and PDF format of the application for the 2013 Governing Board:
GB-Application-2013 (Microsoft Word doc)
GB-Application-2013 (PDF File)
To find out more, visit www.nyln.org.
If you have questions, please contact either of the following:
Jessica Croner, President, firstname.lastname@example.org
Betsy Valnes, Executive Director, email@example.com,
866-480-6565, ext. 1