Board Member

  • Part Time
  • Anywhere

Website Cottonwood Gulch Expeditions

Cottonwood Gulch offers unique expeditions rooted in the culture

Cottonwood Gulch Expeditions (CGE) is in search of a new Board member. Our Board of Directors is a diverse group of individuals who provide guidance and governance for our organization. Directors are unpaid volunteers who act as trustees on behalf of CGE and have overall responsibility for ensuring that CGE’s mission is fulfilled and that legal and financial obligations are met.  We are looking for passionate individuals from all backgrounds for election to a 3-year term (maximum of three consecutive terms).

At a minimum, board members are expected to:

participate in all board meetings, including two board meetings per year in person in Albuquerque
serve as an active member of at least one committee
bring skills, knowledge and enthusiasm to ensure that CGE embodies its Mission, Vision, Organizational Values and the goals set out in our Strategic Plan
be competent in Google Docs and video conferencing
play an active role in securing the financial resources necessary for CGE to achieve its mission including making one financial donation to CGE per year which is significant to them
hire, support and evaluate CGE’s Executive Director, fire as necessary, and have in place a professional succession plan
speak as CGE ambassadors informed about our mission, goals and programs
provide financial oversight, including voting on annual budget and asking questions or requesting additional financial recommendations from the Finance Committee or Program staff when needed.
serve as ethical stewards of our values and the public’s trust
We welcome applicants from all backgrounds with any and all skillsets. We are also currently recruiting diverse leaders with expertise in the following areas:

Accounting or finance
Management of people
Diversity & inclusion
Land management or stewardship
Fundraising and development
Risk management
Human resources
Applications received before April 30 will be considered for one open position starting October 2023. Applications received after April 30 will be considered for future openings on the Board. If you are passionate about our mission and wish to serve on the Board of CGE, please send a cover letter and resume to

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