Anam Cara Theatre Company is seeking new board members.  Nomination form can be found here.   Deadline is January 31, for a February 13 start.

WHO WE ARE SEEKING: Interested individuals who share a commitment to helping Anam Cara Theatre Company excel as the foremost avant garde, ensemble-driven, social justice advocacy theatre in Western North Carolina.

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: General appreciation and knowledge of avant garde theatre. Skill or experience in any of the following areas – fundraising, networking, public relations, publicity, volunteer coordination, development, grant writing, marketing, and/or law. Previous experience serving on a board of directors is preferred but not required.

THE POSITION: We are seeking Advisory Board Members, a Chairperson, a Treasurer, and a Marketing Coordinator, and current Board Members may nominate/apply to be an Executive Board Member, Board Secretary, or Board Treasurer.

WHAT WE EXPECT OF A DIRECTOR: Conscientious, active participation in board matters; Attend Advisory Board meetings every other month, and Fundraising and/or Marketing Committee meetings every other month (additional monthly meetings for Executive Board) – Skype is acceptable for those members living out of driving distance, though preference is given to those living in the Asheville area; Actively promote Anam Cara Theatre Company to the public and prospective new members; Assist with fundraising; Be present at shows and events, as geographically able.

TERM OF SERVICE: A three-year term for Board members, eligible for renewal. Term begins February 13, 2017. Marketing Coordinator does not have to be a Board member, in which case the term is 1 year.

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS AND DEADLINE: Complete the Nomination Form, and email a statement (no more than one page) to erinn@anamcaratheatre.org about the person you are nominating, which could be yourself, including qualifications, background, interests and why the nominee wishes to be a part of Anam Cara’s Board. A relevant resume is encouraged, but not required. Note that current Executive Board members will review all applicants and determine whether a candidate is best suited for our Executive Board or Advisory Board. Applications due by Tuesday, January 31, 2017.