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Alumni Association Board of Directors Standards of Service

Standards of Service 2017

Alumni voluntarily give their time, talent, and treasure as an expression of endorsement of the mission and values of Augustana College.

Members of the Augustana College Alumni Association Board of Directors will:

  • Endorse the mission and vision of Augustana College
  • Understand how the work of the Alumni Association supports the strategic plan of the college
  • Live the values of the college
  • Bring their passion, intellect, and connections to the service of the college

Basic standards of service:

These standards of service express the basic level of engagement expected from an Alumni Association Board Member. Alumni board members will:

  • Accept a three-year term of appointment with the potential of a second three-year term
  • Attend and participate in scheduled meetings of the Board (physical presence is preferred but electronic participation is an option)
  • Serve on the Philanthropy Committee
  • Serve on one additional standing committee: Diversity and Inclusion, Affinity Building, Career Development, Nominations and Awards
  • Assume responsibility for personal travel and lodging expenses to attend board meetings
  • Financially support the College on an annual basis (where monetary gifts are directed and the amount of gifts is at the discretion of each board member)
  • Serve as a liaison between the college and the Alumni Association by attending and assisting with Alumni Association events