Board of Directors Application Form
Thank you for your interest in serving as a member of the Board of Directors of the Westville Area Chamber of Commerce. Serving on the board is a rewarding experience and an opportunity for personal and professional growth. Completing this form will help you understand the skills and time/resource commitments of this leadership position. You may find it helpful to read through the entire application and Board Member Responsibilities before you begin filling it out.
Please return the completed application to the Westville Area Chamber of Commerce: Attn: Carolyn Probasco, PO Box 215, Westville, IN 46391, or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
This application will be kept confidential and on file with the Chamber. Applications are used by the Board’s Nominating Committee to identify and evaluate potential board candidates. All new directors are elected by a majority vote of current board members. Board members must be members in good standing with the Westville Area Chamber of Commerce-either through the business they work for or as individual member who has an interest in the growth and well-being of the community.
Board Member Responsibilities
1. Serves a minimum of one (1) two-year term on the Board.
2. Attend the monthly board meetings which are held on the third Tuesday of each month between 7 am-10 pm.
3. Make a serious commitment to promote the common business interest of the Westville area so that its citizens and all areas of its business community shall prosper.
4. Use necessary means of promotion with attention and emphasis given to the economic, civic, commercial, cultural, industrial, recreational, and educational interests of the area.