Buttonwoods Museum, Haverhill, MA Member of the Board of Trustees The Buttonwoods Museum’s mission is: to collect and preserve history, and to educate the community about Greater Haverhill’s past and culture. The Board supports the work of the Buttonwoods Museum and provides mission-based leadership and strategic governance. Specific Board Member responsibilities include: Contribute to the fundraising projects and events through personal contributions and/or by generating support from friends and other contacts; Approving Buttonwoods Museum annual budget, audit reports, and material business decisions; being informed of, and meeting all, legal and fiduciary responsibilities; Serving on committees or task forces and taking on special assignments; Representing the Buttonwoods Museum to stakeholders; acting as an ambassador for the organization; Ensuring Buttonwoods Museum commitment to a diverse board and staff that reflects the community it serves. Buttonwoods Museum Board Members will serve a three-year term and be eligible for re-appointment for one additional term. Board meetings are held monthly on the fourth Tuesdays, nine months of the year, with breaks in July, August, and December. Ideal candidates will have the following qualifications: Professional experience with leadership accomplishments in the nonprofit sector; savvy diplomatic skills and a natural affinity for cultivating relationships and persuading, convening, facilitating, and building consensus among diverse individuals; personal qualities of integrity, credibility, and a passion for improving the lives of Buttonwoods Museum stakeholders. Service on Buttonwoods Museum Board of Directors is without remuneration. Please contact Janice Williams at jwilliams@buttonwoods.org. For more information, please see the website at www.buttonwoods.org.