Seeking A New Media Factory Board Member!
Deadline for nominations Friday, April 29th, 2022
What does the Media Factory board do?
The board oversees the operations of the Media Factory, our cable access channels, community radio station, and a growing list of media-related services. They develop policies for the organization, ensure responsible use of cable access funds, strategize about outreach and development efforts, and infuse community accountability and transparency into all that we do. The eleven-member board has 2 member-elected positions and 9 appointed positions.
Meetings are generally held once a month with some additional committee work included between meetings.
How many seats are open?
One director is elected from our community each year by registered members of the Media Factory to serve a two-year term.
Who is eligible for candidacy?
In accordance with our by-laws, an eligible candidate is any member of the public who is 18 or older and is an active member of the Media Factory in good standing. Contact the Media Factory at 802-652-9692 or email email@example.com if you have questions about your membership.
How do I nominate someone or myself?
Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the following:
- The name of the person you are nominating (this can be yourself!)
- A brief bio of the person you are nominating
- The best way to reach you.
The deadline for submitting your name and short bio is Friday, April 29.
Be sure to vote!
Voting is a benefit and responsibility of all active Media Factory members. Make sure your membership is active by calling the Media Factory at 802-651-9692. All active members will be mailed a ballot with a unique online voting code to vote on our website in May.
Thank you for considering serving on the Media Factory board. We are a better organization with community input and leadership. We are grateful to all our volunteer board members who have gotten us to where we are today.
Spread the word! We encourage as many candidates for the board as possible.