Health Forward Seeks Applicants for Board of Directors

Date: June 29, 2011
Contact: Jennifer Sykes
Phone: 816-241-7006
KANSAS CITY, MO – The Health Forward Foundation (Health Forward) is currently accepting applications from individuals to fill seven upcoming vacancies on the Health Forward Board of Directors in February 2012.

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, reside or work in the Health Forward service area and 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 and qualified candidates are asked to complete and return an application with your most current resume to info@healthforward.org or mail to:

Health Forward Foundation
c/o Alan Flory, Chair CAC Nominating Committee
2700 E. 18th Street, Suite 220, Kansas City, MO 64127

All materials must be emailed or postmarked on or before August 31, 2011.

Qualification and Nomination Form

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