OPA Board Member-At-Large
The members-at-large are responsible for attending Board meetings and conducting Board business.
Attend OPA Board meetings, participate in running the organization, and vote on motions. Must attend a minimum of four Board meetings per year.
Complete short term projects as needed.
Education / Experience / Skills
This is one job where the unique skills of each member are a true asset.
Some knowledge of OPA procedures is very helpful.
Willingness to get involved a must.
Special projects of previous Members at Large
Group buys, purchasing and packaging large quantities of materials for members.
Research into non-profit corporate budget procedures.
Ceramic Showcase storage space key coordinator.
Maintain the OPA equipment inventory.
Show set-up at City Hall
OPA and Ceramic Showcase planning retreats.
Research forming an OPA Endowment Fund
Attended meetings for “Creative Capacity” held by Portland City Commissioner as a representative for OPA.
Organize the OPA show at the new Museum of Contemporary Craft
Liaison members to Travel Portland.
Assist in updating OPA bylaws
International program development