About Member-at-Large

This position shall be filled by an individual who is Deaf or Hard-of-Hearing
Shall attend at least 75% of the meetings

Source: Bylaws

MEMBER AT LARGE JOB DESCRIPTION
Reports To: SCRID PRESIDENT Status: Volunteer
POSITION PURPOSE The individual who holds the MAL position is to be deaf or hard-of-hearing as per the bylaws. This person is to be the liaison between the Deaf and Interpreting communities.
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES

Assists with coordination of various events
To ensure the Deaf/HOH perspective is involved when conducting business
Submit a monthly report to include various Deaf/HOH events happening within the SCRID region as well as NAD events or pertinent issues as it relates to the Deaf/HOH communities
Submit an annual report for the annual membership meeting
Attend 75% of all board meetings
Oversee the fiscal year MAL budget

TRAINING, EXPERIENCE, ABILITIES

SCRID member in good standing;
RID member in good standing
Experience (or motivation to learn) event planning;
ASL/PSE communication skills;
Sensitive to members needs;
Public speaking skills;

ABILITY TO

Interface in a mutually cooperative way with SCRID members, Board and volunteers;
Work as part of a team with others;
Think “outside-of-the-box”;

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

Ability to effectively communicate multiple projects and tasks.

Source: 2009-11 Board of Directors