Health Forward Seeks Applicants for Board of Directors

Date: July 1, 2014
Contact: Jennifer Sykes
Phone: 816-241-7006
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Health Forward Foundation (Health Forward) is accepting applications to fill seven upcoming vacancies on the 2015 Health Forward Board of Directors. Members of the Health Forward Board of Directors serve a three-year term. Directors can be re-nominated for a second three-year term. Board meetings are the second Wednesday every other month at the Health Forward offices (2700 E. 18th Street, Kansas City, Mo. 64127).

Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, and a resident of the City of Kansas City, MO and/or Cass, Jackson and Lafayette counties in MIssouri or a Kansas resident, taxpayer, property or business owner. Applicants are required to represent the Health Forward service region’s gender, racial, cultural, geographic and ethnic diversity. Candidates with experience in any of the following areas are encouraged to apply:

asset management and investment strategy
public health
health care delivery to the uninsured or underinsured
health care advocate
community/neighborhood development
philanthropic administration
marketing/public relations
work in the research, legal or non-profit sectors
​Health Forward’s Community Advisory Committee reviews applications and selects candidates for interviews. Interested applicants should review the online nomination packet for a full list of qualifications. Qualified candidates are asked to complete an online application with your most current resume by Aug. 30, 2014.

Health Forward Foundation
2300 Main Street, Suite 304
Kansas City MO 64108
(816) 241-7006