THE WISDOM OF THE ELDERS, INC IS LOOKING FOR BOARD MEMBERS.

Wisdom of the Elders records, preserves, and shares Native American oral history, cultural arts, language concepts, and traditional ecological knowledge of exemplary indigenous elders, storytellers, and tribal leaders in collaboration with tribes, arts and cultural organizations and educational institutions.

Wisdom of the Elders is committed to Native American cultural sustainability, multimedia education, and cultural reconciliation. We collaborate with diverse organizations and institutions to share Native American wisdom and knowledge with younger generations of Native Americans and public audiences of all cultures. We seek to correct misconceptions and prejudice, bring health and wellness to Native American peoples, and demonstrate how indigenous culture has and continues to enrich our world.

Wisdom will be offering Training and Orientation, as well as a summer working retreat for up to 20 applicants (exact dates TBD). Training is offered Pro Bono to those interested. This gives Wisdom an opportunity to recruit new members and helps our communities to build their own.

Interested applicants should understand the principles of good business practice, integrity, dedication, and vision. They should posses a basic level of business or organizational competency and compatibility

Are you Interested or Experienced in the following:

  • Board Officers
  • Committees
  • Strategic Planning
  • Organizational Policy
  • Governance
  • Curriculum
  • Funding
  • Finance

Contact Us Today!

Executive Director, Teresa Montana:
teresa@wisdomoftheelders.org
503.775.4014

Interest in becoming a Board Member Form