Board members are an integral part of our organization’s success. We rely on Board members to bring critical community representation, perspectives, lived experiences, and professional experience. The Board supports the work of LCHT staff and provides leadership as well as strategic governance in working towards our three-year plan and 2035 vision, along with the organization’s vision and mission. Board members may also provide operational assistance and guidance with staff. Board members are significant contributors to fundraising efforts for the organization, including but not limited to a meaningful personal donation and contact with personal networks to achieve fundraising goals. The LCHT Board currently operates as a working board (i.e., assisting staff and supporting program task completion), while moving in the direction of operating as a governing board once more staff members have been hired. There are currently sixteen Board members.
Service on LCHT’s Board of Directors is an extraordinary opportunity for an individual who is passionate about ending human trafficking and who has a track record of board participation and leadership. Ideal candidates will possess professional experience with significant leadership accomplishments as well as savvy diplomatic skills and a natural affinity for cultivating relationships, including persuading, convening, facilitating, and building consensus among diverse individuals. To be considered, review the entire job description and complete the pre-application form on this page!