Board of Directors

Please join us in empowering young girls in our local and surrounding communities
to be healthy, joyful and confident.

We continue to look for dedicated members for the 2016 Board of Directors.
If you are interested in becoming a GOTR Board Member, we ask that you contact GOTR Board President, Hope Williams at

Board terms are 2 years in length with the opportunity for renewal. Board members are required to serve on a committee, be ambassadors in the community, help with fund-raising events, regularly attend meetings and events.

Some of the major responsibilities we are looking for include:

(1) Organizational leadership and advisement
(2) Legal guidance and responsibility
(3) Financial management, including creation, adoption, and oversight of the annual budget
(4) Oversight of program planning and evaluation
(5) Formulation and oversight of policies and procedures
(6) Evaluation of the Executive Director
(7) Fundraising and outreach
(8) Promotion of the organization

Qualifications we are looking for include:

(1) Passion for the Girls on the Run mission, vision and core values

(2) Ability to contribute time including in-person meetings, web-based communications, and volunteer hours in support of GOTR events

(3) Connections to the local community

(4) Experience in at least one of the following areas:
       (a) Financial management and/or budgeting    
       (b) Strategic planning    
       (c) Fundraising 
       (d) Marketing   
       (e) Previous board leadership