Expectations

Members are elected to the CBA Board for a two-year term. Before applying, please review the list of important dates for 2019-2020 CBA Board Members, which lists upcoming Board meetings and events. Applicants should also read and fully consider the following list of expectations to serve successfully as a CBA Board Member, as those who are unable to meet them may be removed from the Board:

  • You will attend all Board meetings and meetings of Committees on which you serve and not be absent without reasonable cause. (The CBA covers the cost of attendance at these meetings, in accordance with its expenses claim policies.)
  • You will make best efforts to attend signature events held by the CBA.
  • You will declare any conflicts of interest.
  • You have the support of your employer or firm to hold the position of Director for a two-year term.
  • You will take a one-day director education program or not-for-profit director program provided by the CBA or other organization.
  • You will attend a two-day Board orientation.