Susquehanna Folk Music Society Seeking New Board Members

If you have an interest in seeing folk music and dance thrive in our area, are enthusiastic, have skills to share and a little time to spare, please consider becoming a SFMS board member!

A full description and list of responsibilities is below. If you are interested and want to learn more about the nominating process, please contact Jess at concerts@sfmsfolk  or 717-319-8409.

Job Description
The SFMS Board of Directors is responsible for setting policy, providing oversight of business operations, and ensuring financial stability of SFMS. Board members are volunteers serving three-year terms. Board meetings are held at the Camp Hill United Methodist Church (Camp Hill) at 7:00 pm on the third Tuesday of each month.

Ongoing Responsibilities
–Understand and appreciate folk music and culture
–Support the vision, mission and key goals of SFMS
–Attend at least 90% of Board Meetings, arrive on time, don’t leave early, and participate actively in discussions and decisions
–Serve actively on at least one Board committee
–Provide advice and direction to Executive Director
–Monitor SFMS performance, including programming quality
–Formulate procedures and set policy
–Advocate on behalf of SFMS within his/her circle of contacts

Annual Requirements
–Become or remain a dues-paying Member of SFMS
–Participate in any fund-raising activities initiated by the Board
–Contribute annually to SFMS
–Assist with financial and strategic planning
–Volunteer for two or more SFMS events
–Affirm no conflicts of interest