Board of Directors Job Description
Joe Goode Performance Group (JGPG) promotes understanding, compassion and tolerance among people through the innovative use of dance and theater, as interpreted by the artistic vision and work of Joe Goode. The mission of the Company is to:
Role of the Board of Directors
The JGPG Board plays a vital role in supporting the mission of JGPG. Board members are part of the ensemble that makes the Company a success. Many Board members are long-term fans and supporters of Joe’s work and that loyalty helps to draw in additional viewers and contributors to the company.
In its official capacity, the Board of Directors governs and holds fiduciary responsibility for JGPG. The primary means of governance are:
Directors serve a three-year term, renewable one time and Board Member responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Supporting the financial sustainability of JGPG
Performance, Event and Marketing Support
Meeting Attendance and Participation
What’s in it for you?
Our highest aspiration is to attract Board members that are both committed to the arts and to the innovative work of JGPG.
If you join us, you will:
If you are interested in learning more about a Board role, please contact Chris Murchison, Chair of the Board Development Committee, at email@example.com.
Communications & Development Intern (Fall 2016)
Position reports to: Communications Manager
About the Internship:
Interns will gain hands on arts administration experience in a supportive and creative work environment. The internship is primarily designed to assist the Communications Manager in day-to-day activities, as well as help in key preparation and planning for the winter production of The Resilience Project, fall fundraising events, fall workshops and classes, and fall preparation for JGPG Spring Home Season performance at YBCA.
Communications responsibilities include assisting in all aspects of company communications including assembling marketing and press materials for the fall events; collecting and archiving press clippings and media; assisting with graphic design of posters and flyers; assisting with regular eblasts; and assisting with company social media.
Development responsibilities include updating constituent records, executing queries, and pulling reports using Patron Manager software; assisting in the assembly and mailing of the annual appeal; assisting in planning the Spring fundraising party; and assisting with data management and donor cataloguing. Some weekend and evening work required.
Strong communication skills; detail-oriented; ability to manage multiple tasks at once; passion for the performing arts; experience with Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, or InDesign strongly preferred; knowledge of Word and Excel required.
• Interns receive two complimentary tickets to the JGPG winter performance of The Resilience Project
• Interns may take complimentary JGPG classes
• 10-15 hours per week
• 3 month commitment requested
• 1 positions open beginning September 2016
• Academic college credit
How to Apply:
Interested candidates should send a one-page resume and a one-page cover letter outlining internship interests, career goals, and availability to Alicia Arroyo at firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
Joe Goode Performance Group volunteers are passionate, dedicated friends of the company interested in sharing their time to serve the mission of the company. We are always looking for individuals to assist with our performances and special events. If you are interested in learning more about volunteering please email email@example.com and let us know your interests. You can also join our email list to keep up to date on our upcoming events and volunteer calls.