As an all volunteer-run organization, member involvement is essential to NEA’s success, and opportunities for participation abound. There are many committees, offices, and projects that need assistance from members. Whether you’re interested in light involvement or a longer term commitment, there are many ways you can contribute to this vibrant community.Here are just a few ways you can get involved:
NEA thrives because our volunteers offer their time, perspective, experience, and energy to serve the needs of our community. Serving with NEA is also a fantastic way to expand your professional network, strengthen your resume, and build new skills such as program planning, marketing, and managing finances.
Interested in learning more? See our open positions below or contact the NEA Representatives-at-large at RepAtLarge@newenglandarchivists.org to get involved.
COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT COORDINATOR
Purpose: to increase public appreciation and understanding of and advocacy for archives, as a member of the New England Archivists (NEA) Communications Committee.
Term of Office: three years (appointed by the Executive Board; can be renewed with the approval of the board)Major Duties:
If you are interested in volunteering, or know someone who would be a good candidate, please contact Sarah Shoemaker, Communications Committee chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org
To recruit new members to NEA; retain current members; support members by providing access to membership information, promoting benefits and events available from NEA, and administering benefits when appropriate; and engage members in ongoing support of the organization.
Term of Office:
1 or 2 rotating on a 3-year term.