the Neighborhood Design Center


December 14, 2020

2021 Call for Nominations: NDC Board of Directors

This picture is from the 2019 Annual Meeting at Henrietta Lacks Park, NDC Board Members, from left to right:Evan Richardson, Wendi Redfern, Sarah Hope, Katie Levy, Dustin Watson, Kristina Williams, Zoe Rinker, Jimmy Leonard, Alexa Bertinelli, Sarah Bowley.

Now’s the time! Our annual call for new board member nominations is open through January 8th 2021. We are looking for dedicated, mission-oriented leaders to serve on the Board of Directors.

The term for a Board of Director is three years, and can be renewed for second three-year term. A slate of candidates for election to the Board will be presented to the full Board in March 2021, and board service would begin in July 2021. Apply here.

General Responsibilities

    • Understand NDC’s mission, history, constituencies, projects, and core values.

    • Attend and participate in Board meetings (6 per year), committees and activities.

    • Be an advocate for NDC, its mission, programs and accomplishments.

    • Help identify potential opportunities for new projects, partnerships, supporters and volunteers.

    • Support the chapter financially by participating in fundraising including: soliciting volunteers, sponsors, donors, and by making a personal contribution.


Deadline for Nomination Submittal: January 8, 2021 @ 11:59 PM
Board Interviews: February-March 2021
Candidate notification: April 2021

How to Apply

Nominations should be submitted via this google form. Please include your CV, one page statement, and contact information.

Mission: Founded in 1968, the Neighborhood Design Center is a nonprofit organization that facilitates the development of healthy, equitable neighborhoods through community-engaged design and planning services. By providing the tools, expertise, and partnerships necessary to realize neighborhood visions, we support broad participation in the evolution of the built environment.