WORT Needs You to run for a seat on the Board of Directors!
What: Special Election for one volunteer (participating member) – term ending June 2017, and two Listener-Sponsor seats on WORT Board of Directors—(terms ending June of 2016 and June of 2017).
Eligibility: A Listener-Sponsor candidate is anyone who has made an annual basic listener-sponsorship level contribution to WORT. A Participating-Member candidate is a WORT volunteer.
The WORT Board now has eleven members, ten are elected by the membership in two categories (six station volunteers and four listener-sponsors) and a staff representative elected by the paid staff. Participating members can vote by ballot available at the station from staff. (According to the station’s bylaws: ARTICLE II: Section 2.1 (b) A participating member of WORT shall be any person who has voluntarily performed at least five (5) hours of work in each of three (3) consecutive months within the period bounded by October 1st of the previous year through March 31st of the current year.).
Application Deadline: 5pm, Monday, February 23rd, 2015. (Applications are available at the front desk, by mail or PDF download. Talk to a staff member if you need an application or have questions.)