SVBC Board of Directors Meeting

The SVBC Board meets four times a year to receive reports from staff and plan the direction of the organization. If you would like to attend, please plan to arrive before 7PM as the building is locked at that time. If you have questions, please contact Anne Fisher,...

Board of Directors nominations 2015

The SVBC Board of Directors is actively seeking new board members who share and support the vital interests of the SVBC. New board members will begin a two-year term beginning January 2016. We are especially seeking candidates with human resources and prior non-profit board experience, and we are focused on attracting candidates who represent the ethnic and socioeconomic diversity of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties. The Board of Directors of SVBC is elected to serve the membership in guiding policy, conducting governance, and keeping the organization effective in pursuing our key mission to promote the bicycle for everyday use. Board members are expected to prepare for and attend all board meetings (currently four each year, plus an introductory dinner), and to actively participate on at least one of the standing board committees (currently governance, finance, and development). Board members are expected to make a personally significant financial contribution to SVBC, either directly or though their work on the board. Typical duties of the board include: Governing the organization by establishing broad policies and yearly goals Ensuring the availability of adequate financial resources through fundraising Reviewing and approving annual budgets Being accountable for organization performance to our membership and stakeholders Actively participating in one or more of the standing and ad hoc committees The board governs with an emphasis on outward vision and strategic leadership, and is committed to ethical, professional, and lawful conduct. We encourage prospective candidates to review the SVBC bylaws and descriptions of Board Committees. These documents specify the workings and size of the board, the number and roles of the officers, and the board selection...

SVBC Board of Directors Meeting

The SVBC Board meets four times a year to receive reports from staff and plan the direction of the organization. If you would like to attend, please plan to arrive before 7PM as the building is locked at that time. If you have questions, please contact Anne Fisher,...

SVBC Board of Directors meeting

The SVBC Board of Directors meets four times a year to receive reports from staff and committees and discuss major issues of SVBC direction and policy. Current members are welcome to attend. Please arrive before 6:30 in order to avoid being locked out of the building and...

Board of Directors nominations 2014

The SVBC Board of Directors is actively seeking new board members who share and support the vital interests of the SVBC. New board members will begin a two-year term beginning January 2015. We are especially seeking candidates with fundraising, public relations, human resources, finance and prior non-profit board experience, as well as candidates who represent the diversity of the Santa Clara and San Mateo County populations, to serve on the board. The Board of Directors of SVBC is elected to serve the membership in guiding policy, conducting governance, and keeping the organization effective in pursuing our key mission to promote the bicycle for everyday use. Board members are expected to prepare for and attend all board meetings (currently four each year), and to actively participate on at least one of the standing board committees (currently governance, finance, and development). Board members are expected to make a substantial financial contribution to SVBC, either personally or though their work on the board. Typical duties of the board include: Governing the organization by establishing broad policies and yearly goals Ensuring the availability of adequate financial resources through fundraising Reviewing and approving annual budgets Being accountable for organization performance to our membership and stakeholders Actively participating in one or more of the standing and ad hoc committees The board governs with an emphasis on outward vision and strategic leadership, and is committed to ethical, professional, and lawful conduct. We encourage prospective candidates to review the SVBC bylaws and descriptions of Board Committees. These documents specify the workings and size of the board, the number and roles of the officers, and the board selection...