How to Become an NRPA Board Member

November 1, 2012, Department, by NRPA

NRPA is looking for both professional and citizen leaders who are passionate about parks, recreation, and environmental conservation.Have you ever thought about being a board member or know someone you think would excel as one? NRPA is looking for both professional and citizen leaders who are passionate about parks, recreation, and environmental conservation. Candidates should be active leaders who wish to further the mission of the association and have demonstrated talent and expertise in the field or in their community. NRPA values and seeks diverse leadership as defined by race, ethnicity, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, nationality, disability, appearance, and geographic location. We also encourage candidates from all types and sizes of park and recreation organizations.

For more information and to apply, please visit our website at www.nrpa.org/leadership, where you can find the Class of 2016 Nomination Book. All nominations must be submitted or date stamped by February 7, 2013. If you are interested in serving, know someone who is, or have further questions, please contact Michele White at mwhite@nrpa.org or 703.858.2144.