Candidate recruitment for the now May 24th, 2022, Special Lents Neighborhood Association Election has re-opened. 7 Candidates have declared their intent to run for a position. Here is the current list of candidates.
Please fill out this form to declare what LNA board seat you wish to run for:
Lents Neighborhood Association 2022 Board Candidate Interest Form
Reminder, we will not be accepting “at large” positions.
Serving on a non-profit board of directors is a significant commitment in terms of time. See the following resources:
The below link (“Welcome Packets”), for potential candidates, talks about what the commitments are.
The ONI Bylaws Template reminds that NA Board Members are subject to the Guide to NonProfit Board Service in Oregon.
Oregon Department of Justice, Charitable Activities Division, very clearly states in its Guide, on page 4, “But whatever the other reasons for service, the principal role of the board member is stewardship. …. This requires active participation. People who do not have the time to regularly participate should not agree to be on a board…..” (emphasis added)
1 A GUIDE TO NONPROFIT BOARD SERVICE Dear Board Member: Thank you for serving as a director of a nonprofit charitable corporation. Oregonians rely heavily on charitable corporations