MEMBERS AND POSITIONS:
Executive Director – Father Seraphim Turland (See his profile HERE)
Serving as a figurehead to the Board of Directors, the Executive Director is the Chief Operating Officer for Saint Stylianos Orthodox Children’s Charities Inc. He is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the corporation, and implementing such policies as may be adopted by the Board of Trustees. In particular, the Executive Director: Formulates policies and planning recommendations to the Board, Decides or guides courses of action in operations by staff, Oversees operations of organization, Manages human resources of organization, Manages financial and physical resources, Assists in the selection and evaluation of board members, and supports operations and administration of Board by advising and informing Board members.
President of the Board – Theophilus Floyd (See his profile HERE)
The President of the Board shall convene regularly scheduled Board meetings, shall preside or arrange for other members of the executive committee to preside at each meeting in the following order: Vice-President, Secretary and Treasurer. In particular, the President is responsible for: governing the organization by establishing broad policies and objectives, ensuring the availability of adequate financial resources, approving annual budgets, seeing to the need to foster the company’s business relationships with suppliers, customers and others, weighing the impact of the company’s operations on the community and the environment, helping to recruit new members and develop succession plans for committee chairs, provide structure so that the work of the board and organization can be accomplished, Ensure that management tools are developed and implemented,working with committee chairs, and functioning as a link to the community and partners.
Vice President of the Board – VACANT
The Vice President of the Board will chair committees formed by the board on special subjects as designated by the board, as well as fill in for the duties of the President of the Board in the event that the President is not present.
Board Secretary/Treasurer – VACANT
The Board Secretary/Treasurer shall be responsible for keeping records of Board actions, including overseeing the taking of minutes at all board meetings, sending out meeting announcements, distributing copies of minutes and the agenda to each Board member, and ensuring that corporate records are maintained. This person will chair the finance committee (if and when formed), assist in the preparation of the budget, help develop fundraising plans, and make financial information available to Board members and the public.
Board Members shall have input into all decisions and shall carry one vote each. Board members shall be eligible for nomination to any committee.
In addition to a Vice President and a Secretary/Treasurer, we are also looking to recruit people as Board Members that possess the following skills:
Chief Financial Officer/Treasurer – An advisor with a strong accounting background
Director of Fundraising – Someone to seek out grants, and approach businesses
Director of Public Relations/Social Marketing – Someone to be the public face of our organization