Board of Directors
The Board of Directors is charged with the governance of DEC, making sure that it abides by ethical and legal standards in making its vision a reality Members serve as trustees of DEC and are responsible to the agency’s clients, to the community, to funders, to the government, and to taxpayers as a whole. The Board of Directors is also responsible for seeing that the agency keeps the promises described in the agency’s mission and values statements.
The following are just a few of the activities the board is involved in:
- Support (giving and acquisition)
- Stewardship (of organization’s assets)
- Planning (in meaningful partnership with executive director)
- Committee Service
- Individual Efforts