Our Board Of Directors
Low-Income Individuals and Families
For private nonprofit entities, a minimum of one-third of tripartite board membership must be democratically selected representatives of low-income individuals and families who reside in the geographic area being served by the agency.
Elected Officials and Their Representatives
One-third must be elected officials, holding office at their time of selection, or their representatives. If a sufficient number of elected officials or their representatives are not available to serve, appointive public officials or their representatives may take the place of elected officials.
Major Groups and Interests in the Community Served
The remaining board members must be chosen from “business, industry, labor, religious, law enforcement, education, or other major groups and interests in the community served. ”