The Capitol Hill Housing Improvement Program (CHH) seeks nominations of qualified board member candidates from the Capitol Hill community. Capitol Hill Housing will maintain an active list of candidates for ongoing consideration.
The CHH board is comprised of 15 members who serve three-year terms. Qualifications include demonstrated leadership ability and knowledge and skills from experience or training in one or more of the following areas: real estate development, property and asset management, special needs populations, community development, finance, budget, policy development, strategic planning, management/administration, capital development, corporate governance, marketing, negotiation, fundraising, grant-writing and accounting or such other skills as the board may identify.
CHH seeks candidates who demonstrate the following abilities and characteristics: credibility with the professional community and government entities with which the Program works; reliability, sound judgment, flexibility and creativity; ability to work effectively and cooperatively with other board members, staff, community individuals, and groups with diverse backgrounds and philosophies; ability to make difficult decisions on behalf of the Program; and ability to take a multi-cultural perspective and to support strategies that enhance a diverse, sustainable Capitol Hill community.
Prospective candidates should demonstrate a commitment and willingness to commit time and personal resources; willingness to serve on board committees; willingness to represent the Program at community functions; and commitment to the Program’s express core purpose and values.
For more information, visit the board page of our website.