The Bulletin

Call for Trustees and Board Committee Members

Monday, February 2011

The Committee on Trustees of the Board of Trustees is actively seeking individuals…

who are interested in serving as a Trustee of the Board, or as a member of a Board Committee. We are looking for talented people who are willing to take up the challenging and rewarding work of leading the school toward fulfilling its mission.  These people can come from within our CWS community, or can be drawn from outside our current ranks.  All qualified candidates must meet the following requirements:

•   A passion for—and willingness to learn about—Waldorf Education
•   An interest in furthering the Chicago Waldorf School mission
•   A commitment to support the governance structure and organizational agreements
•   A forward-looking, outward orientation
•   A good financial standing with the Chicago Waldorf School
•   A willingness to gift at a meaningful level
•   A willingness to serve on committees and/or task forces
•   A commitment to execute the schools Conflict of Interest Policy and Confidentiality agreement

Board Committees

  •  Audit Committee-                             oversight of annual audit and preparation of tax filings
  •  Development Committee-                in charge of all fundraising efforts
  •  Enrollment Committee-                    supports the Director of Admissions with enrollment strategy
  •  Finance Committee-                        oversight of the financial affairs of the Chicago Waldorf School
  •  Marketing Task Force-                     support the work of creating a marketing strategy
  •  Permanent Campus Committee-     guiding efforts toward realizing a permanent home

If you are interested, or you think someone you know might be just who we’re looking for, please email Cynthia Joho at We would like your suggestions by February 21st. 

Thank you.

The Committee on Trustees:
Mike Motyka, President and Chair of the Board of Trustees
Cynthia Joho, Board Trustee and Chair
Frank Verciglio, PTO Liaison to the Board
Luke Goodwin, Administrative Director