Board Member Expectations

In accordance with organization bylaws

Attendance / Participation

  • Serve a 3-year term (maximum of two consecutive terms)
  • Attend at least nine Board meetings per year (of the 11 scheduled on the third Tuesday of each month)
  • Participate fully and make informed decisions by reviewing meeting materials in advance of Board meetings; be informed about all policies, programs, and events
  • Attend scheduled Board retreats
  • Frequently attend concerts

  • Contribution of Skills and Expertise

  • Actively participate on at least one Board Committee (Development, Executive, Finance, and Governance)
  • Engage and invest in at least one SMCC fundraising activity
  • Assist in identification of potential board candidates
  • Financial Contribution

  • Make a personal donation that is, for you, a significant amount by the end of the first quarter
  • Purchase season tickets to SMCC concerts before the end of the first quarter
  • Attend and support fundraising events
  • Help to identify potential donors
  • Encourage others to buy tickets, attend concerts, and donate

  • If you are interested in joining the Board, please email