• Heart of Wisconsin Chamber Board Applications Being Accepted Now

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    August 24, 2018
    ~Our Mission~ 
    Empower, Network, Promote 
    People, Businesses and Resources 
     
    ~Vision~ 
    To provide exceptional value to all  
    existing and new businesses with the goal of providing 
     Leadership and support to an engaged business community 
     
    The Nominating Committee of the Heart of Wisconsin Chamber of Commerce is seeking candidates for nomination to the Board of Directors starting in 2019. The term is a three-year commitment with option for a second three-year commitment.  
     
    Board Member candidates must be members of the Heart of Wisconsin Chamber of Commerce in good standing. Board member responsibilities include: 
     
    • Attend monthly board meetings as expected per the bylaws. 
    • Attend organizational functions when possible and to promote them to others in my business or organization.  
    • Participate in: (a) strategic planning sessions, (b) Board development workshops, seminars, and (c) other educational events that enhance my skills as a board member. 
    • Promote membership with the Heart of Wisconsin by seeking and contacting prospective members and sharing the benefits of the Heart of Wisconsin membership with them. 
    • Realize that my participation is valued by the community and agree to serve on a committee. 
    • Support and participate in fund raising efforts and sponsorship for the Heart of Wisconsin.  
    • Recognize and allow the staff to handle administrative issues, with the role of the board to: (a) sets goals and objectives, (b) monitor the results and (c) prohibit actions and procedures not in accord with board policy. 
    • Come prepared to contribute to the discussion of issues and business to be addressed at scheduled meetings, having read the agenda and all background support material relevant to the meeting. 
    • Represent the Heart of Wisconsin in a positive and supportive manner at all times and in all places. 
     
    If you are interested in serving, or would like to nominate someone, please contact Krista Coon, Interim President, prior to September 30, 2018 at president@wisconsinrapidschamber.com or call 715-422-4861. 

    Board Application Form