Frequently Asked Questions - Board of Directors
Twelve seats, including four seats elected by KVMR volunteers and eight seats elected by the Board of Directors. In addition, the KVMR General Manager serves as a non-voting member of the Board.
Three (3) years, with a maximum of two consecutive terms. Terms begin on October 1, concurrent with the beginning of the KVMR fiscal year.
Applications are due no later than thirty (30) days prior to the September General Meeting (for volunteer-elected seats) or the September Board meeting (for board-elected seats). Earlier submission is encouraged.
The current committees are the Executive Committee, Financial Review Committee, Board Development Committee, Station Development Committee, Fund Development Committee.
The current annual budget is approximately $900,000.
The qualifications of an effective Board member include:
1. Basic fluency with financial reports.
2. Experience working effectively in small teams.
3. Familiarity with KVMR By-Laws, policies, and a working knowledge of the KVMR Board process.
4. A minimum of 2 years of experience in a non-profit organization, which may include experience as a board member, committee member, or the equivalent.