ETM-Massachusetts INC.

189 London Street #1
Boston, MA 02128
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Date Posted:
May 05, 2021

Region:
Eastern Massachusetts

Category:
Other

Type:
Board of Directors

Member, Board of Directors

Description:
Education Through Music - Massachusetts (ETM-MA) is looking for qualified, enthusiastic individuals who are looking for opportunities to take action and change lives with music education to join our Board of Directors. ETM-MA's board development focus is to continue to grow depth of leadership, to enhance its breadth of skills, perspectives, and experiences, and to build capability for the future. At this key point in the organization’s growth, the Board would welcome business and professional leaders who appreciate the importance of music in children’s educational development, and wish to bring their knowledge, strategic perspective, and resources to help fulfill its vision for the future. We seek directors who can comfortably contribute to a high-achieving, collegial, collaborative and respectful culture, and who will actively engage in the work of the Board.


The Board plays a critical role in articulating and delivering the organization’s message to a number of audiences. It continues to focus on excellent financial management, and is tasked with assisting staff in managing the organization’s rapid growth and expansion. And, with staff support, the Board has significant accountability for fundraising strategy and outreach.

Qualifications:
While recruitment emphasis will vary from time to time, in general, ETM-MA welcomes interest from prospective members in a variety of disciplines, professions, and industries. Some of the backgrounds we find relevant include

  • Public Relations/Marketing/Media
  • Finance/Banking
  • Education and the Arts
  • Major Massachusetts Industries, including Entertainment and Media; Real Estate; Technology; Fashion and Retail; Hospitality and Travel
  • Foundations and Philanthropy
  • Prior experience serving on a Board of Directors not a requirement, but preferred

How To Apply:
To be considered for a position for the ETM-MA Board of Directors, please send a resume to board@etmma.org. 
Apply by:
June 30, 2021
About this Organization:
Education Through Music-Massachusetts forms multi-year partnerships with under-resourced schools to provide music as a core subject for all children and to create school communities that value the arts. ETM believes every child deserves quality music education. Delivered as part of a well-rounded education, music can catalyze students’ improvement in achievement, motivation for school, and self-confidence. We work with principals to create and sustain music programs.