Northland Foundation Strategic Focus Areas

Board of Trustee Recruitment

The Northland Foundation Board of Trustees is seeking new members for election at the June 2020 board meeting. New trustees' three-year terms would begin in September 2020.

Areas of Special Interest

Areas where the board desires greater representation include:

  • AGE (40 or younger)
  • GEOGRAPHY (Carlton County, Koochiching County, Lake County, Bois Forte Band of Chippewa, Northern St. Louis County)
  • ETHNICITY (persons of color or indigenous persons)

Application Details and Deadline

Applications must be completed on Survey Monkey by February 3, 2020 at 4:30 pm to be considered.

We understand some people write short sentences while others need more room. We have provided maximum character limits to many of the survey questions but are not judging answers based on length.

All resumes and applications are reviewed by foundation trustees, who will interview top candidates during spring 2020.

Applicants will be notified by the end of March 2020 whether they have been selected for the interview round or not.

Questions and Trustee Position Description

To help you prepare your application responses in advance, please review the Application Questions and Trustee Position Description before applying.

Note: you will also be prompted to upload a copy of your résumé when completing the Survey Monkey application.

Thank you for your interest in joining the Northland Foundation Board of Trustees.

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