Covington-Tipton County Chamber of Commerce Seeking Board Members
The Covington-Tipton County Chamber of Commerce is seeking business and community professionals, interested and willing to dedicate their time energy, and expertise to serve on the Covington-Tipton County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. Candidates must be willing to serve a three year term, beginning July 1, 2020. The Chamber Board of Directors annually considers applications and nominations in order to maintain a board composition of 21 Directors to represent the Chamber membership. Currently, they are looking for candidates to fill seven (7) vacancies for the 2020 board election. Applicants are considered based on individual accomplishments, contributions and dedication to the local community.
The Board of Directors is vested as the governing body of the Chamber of Commerce and will determine the objectives, policies and activities, as well as ensuring the fiscal responsibility of the Chamber. Directors are expected to attend monthly Board meetings at Noon on the fourth Friday of each month; organize and participate in community events; and make themselves available for special meetings and events throughout the year. Candidates for the Board of Directors of the Covington-Tipton County Chamber of Commerce should be ready to serve in a manner that is in the best interest of the Chamber, its membership and to the community.
Interested individuals are asked to submit a Letter of Interest to be reviewed and considered by the Chamber’s nominating Committee. Applicants are also asked to submit a photo and a short biography for use in the media and in the event of an election by the Chamber Membership. If more than seven qualifying applicants are received, applicants will be voted on by the Covington-Tipton County Chamber of Commerce Membership. If necessary, election ballots will be distributed by May 15th, 2020.
Applicants must be a regular Member of the Covington-Tipton County Chamber of Commerce, in good standing, or an employee of a Covington-Tipton County Chamber Member for atleast one year. Letters of interest, photos and bio must be received by 5pm on Monday, April 20th 2020.
Applications should be mailed to 106 West Liberty Avenue, Covington “Attention Nominating Committee” or emailed to email@example.com with “Chamber Nominating Committee” in the subject line.
Questions can be directed to Chamber President, Shane Waits at firstname.lastname@example.org or Chamber Executive Director, Lauren Fletcher at email@example.com.
106 West Liberty Avenue, Covington TN 38019 (901) 476 9727