Welcome Board of Directors!
We, Arts for Learning, the Indiana Affiliate of Young Audiences, need the full participation of our Board to fulfill our mission and to guide, govern, and set policy in an ethical and thoughtful way. We ask Board members to:
Arts for Learning seeks a major portion of its contributed income from foundation sources. These funding sources often encourage or even require that the Board of Directors have 100% giving participation; that is, that each Board member makes an annual gift to the organization, and a capital gift, if a campaign is in progress. The following are the Arts for Learning financial participation requirements:
Annual Gift: All Board members shall make a substantial annual gift each year. One thousand ($1000) dollars is suggested. Monthly payment plans are accepted. The annual gift commitment shall be received by September 30 of each calendar year. The annual gift shall be received by June 30 of the fiscal year.
Solicitation: Board members will seek, on behalf of Arts for Learning, resources to support annual operations and special events or campaigns by suggesting individual or corporate donors for cultivation and potential solicitation by the Development Committee.
Advocacy and Cultivation
An effective Board member will:
What does Arts for Learning provide in return?
To join any of these committees, email the respective Chair.
Chair: Susan Oliver
Vice Chair: Allison Meta
Secretary: Todd Clevenger
The Executive Committee consists of the Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary and Treasurer.
The primary responsibilities of the Executive Committee:
Chair: Allison Meta
Members: Amandula Anderson
The primary responsibilities of the Finance Committee:
Members: Tami Earnhart, Susan Gee Oliver
The primary responsibilities of the Board Governance Committee:
Chair: Kate Appel
Members: Sara Lootens, Kelly Teller, Lisa Boncosky
The primary responsibilities of the Development Committee:
Chair: Todd Clevenger
Members: Sara Beanblossom (non-Board member)
The primary responsibilities of the Marketing & Advocacy Committee
Chair: Charlie Schlegel
Members: Tami Earnhart, Susan Michal, Anne Surak, Sue Blackwell (non-Board member), Daphne Chiu, Dorene Rodriguez Hoops
The primary responsibilities of the Programology Committee:
Chair: Jim Chesterfield
Members: Bob Brafford (non-Board member)
**committee not open to current Board members
The primary responsibilities of the Audit Committee are to assist the Board of Directors in its oversight of:
Second Thursday of every month
Arts for Learning– 8:15 am
Second Wednesday of every month
Arts for Learning – 8:00 am
Every other month – Date Determined by Doodle
Arts for Learning – 8:30 am
Arts for Learning – 8:00 am
TBD at each meeting
Arts for Learning – 4:30 pm-6 pm