Health Forward seeks applicants for board of directors

Contact: Jennifer Sykes
Phone: (816) 241-7006

Kansas City, MO — Health Forward Foundation is accepting applications to fill nine upcoming vacancies on the 2020 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 held every other month at the Health Forward offices (2300 Main Street, Kansas City, MO, 64108). Members are also asked to serve on a committee as well. Meeting times can be found on the Health Forward website.

Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and a resident of the City of Kansas City, Missouri, and/or Cass, Jackson, and Lafayette counties in Missouri or a Kansas resident, taxpayer, property, or business owner.

Applicants are required to represent the gender, racial, cultural, geographic, and ethnic diversity of Health Forward’s service area. 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 advocacy
  • Community/neighborhood development
  • Philanthropic administration
  • Marketing/public relations
  • Work in the research, legal, or nonprofit sectors

The Community Advisory Committee reviews applications and selects candidates for interviews. Interested applicants should review the online application for a full list of qualifications. Qualified candidates are asked to complete an online application and submit a current resume by Aug. 31, 2019.

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