Board of Trustees - Member At Large

The Gluten Intolerance Group

Posted: 1/21/2021

Position Type: Board

Function: Other

Primary domain: Food/Agriculture/Nutrition

City: Auburn

Postal code: 98092

State: Washington

Country: United States

Organization Information:


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Mission statement:

The Gluten Intolerance Group is making life easier for everyone living gluten-free. 

Position Details:

Job Description:

The Gluten Intolerance Group (GIG) is recruiting new members for our Board of Trustees.  

The Board of Trustees supports the work of GIG and provides mission-based leadership and strategic governance.  The day-to-day operations are led by GIG’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and the Executive Operations Team (EOT); the Board functions with the CEO and the EOT as partners to collaborate in pursuing GIG’s mission.  Specific Board Member responsibilities include:

Leadership, Governance and Oversight

• Serving as a trusted advisor to the CEO/EOT as they develop and implement GIG’s strategic plan.

• Approving GIG’s annual budget, audit reports, and business plans.

• Serving on committees or task forces.

• Reviewing the outcomes of major initiatives and operations vs. established metrics.

• Acting as an ambassador for GIG to the gluten-free community and key stakeholders. 

• Staying informed to meet legal and fiduciary responsibilities, and support GIG’s commitment to diversity.

• Participating in the annual performance evaluation of the CEO.

• GIG board members consider support of GIG as a priority and make annual donations that reflect that priority.

This is an extraordinary opportunity for an individual who is passionate about GIG’s mission and who has a track record of active participation in the gluten-free community.  


Experience in related health care professions, support groups or the food industries (CPG, retail, service) is a plus. Connection to the gluten-free community preferred. 


Not Specified


Unpaid Board Position

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