(February 5, 2019) ITRC is seeking applicants for the open Co-Chair position on its Board of Advisors. The position is a three-year term beginning in April 2019. Interested applicants are encouraged to apply according to the process described below.
The Co-Chair position is filled by a state environmental agency employee and will be elected by the general ITRC membership at the 2019 Annual Meeting in Boston MA on March 27, 2019. Along with the other Co-Chair, this position leads the eight-member voting Board, which is responsible for ITRC leadership, management, and strategic direction in coordination with the ITRC Director and ITRC Board Liaisons. Travel to four or five ITRC-related meetings per year is required (reimbursed by ITRC according to the ITRC Travel Policy). Total time commitment will vary by year but could be up to 15% of a full-time equivalent.
This position is eligible for an annual State grant of $15,000 to compensate for the individual's time commitment to ITRC.
If you are interested in running for the ITRC Co-Chair position, please apply by providing ITRC with a one-page statement of interest. The statement of interest should list the nature of the applicant's current employment, a brief employment history, and contact information for the applicant's supervisor supporting the nomination. The statement of interest should detail the applicant's goals for the Co-Chair position, the Board of Advisors, and ITRC in general.
These materials should be submitted electronically to Patricia Reyes, ITRC Director, (firstname.lastname@example.org, 202-266-4933) by close of business on Tuesday, March 5, 2019. Each application will be acknowledged by the end of the next business day after receipt of the application. ITRC will confirm each applicant's eligibility for the position with the applicant's employer prior to the election.
Applicants for the Co-Chair position may be asked to give a brief presentation during the Plenary Breakfast at the 2019 Annual Meeting on March 27, 2019. The election for the Co-Chair position will be held during the same day, March 27th, and the results will be announced on March 28th and are subject to approval by the ERIS Board in April. More information on the 2019 ITRC Annual Meeting is available at http://www.itrcweb.org/Meetings/Upcoming.