NESEA Board of Directors' New Discretionary Appointment Policy
The NESEA Board of Directors recently adopted a policy to address the types of candidates it will cultivate and recruit when it has the opportunity to appoint new board members. Today’s Members Monthly features an interview with Board Member Jenna Ide, who drafted the policy, about the “why’s” and “wherefores.”
"We adopted it to ensure that we are moving toward a board that better reflects the demographics of our community. We recognize the importance of diversity in our leadership. The board needs to lead by example - if we want to diversify the NESEA community overall, it’s important that we start from the top so that people can see our commitment at all levels in the organization." Read more...
NESEA Team Additions
We are thrilled to be welcoming one of our fall MassCEC interns, Ashley Leung, to the NESEA team as our Administrative Assistant. Ashley will be providing much needed support to a number of NESEA programs and is looking forward to meeting you at an upcoming event.
Welcome to Our Newest Business Members
Tiny Home Helper, Inc. - A benefit corporation to help DIY tiny builders, homeless solutions projects, and disaster victims through direct action, networking, and other services to ultimately experience a better, more authentic, more fulfilling life. Learn more...
HomeBase, LLC - HomeBase is a member-based cooperative focused on creating ecologically sustainable, deeply resilient communities that are locally rooted, energy positive, globally connected, economically viable and diverse across age, race and income. Our mission is to demystify this process and make it accessible to anyone who wants to live in harmony with the biosphere and is willing to do the ongoing work of building community. Website coming soon at www.homebase.eco.
For a directory of all NESEA Business Members and their services, visit the NESEA Green Pages.