Board of DirectorsAging and Disability Resource Center ADRC Board of Directors
ADRC Board Members
All people are valued, celebrated, and connected to a life of possibilities.
Empower and enrich the lives of older adults, adults with disabilities and their caregivers.
Guiding the Agency
Our board members have work/volunteer experience, and most importantly a passion, for representing our customers.
ADRC serves a wide range of people, and the Board are the voice of the people we serve.
They are the people we serve.
ADRC board members play a critical role in guiding the agency’s actions and initiatives and have many responsibilities, including:
- Assisting with planning, monitoring, and developing services
- Advocating for customers
- Administering funds
Learn more from the ADRC Board Job Description.
This state document outlines this important requirements: Aging and Disability Resource Center Governing Boards.
New ADRC Board members are recommended and approved by the current ADRC Board.
The Brown County Executive then appoints them for final approval by the Brown County Board.
Tapping into Talents
We want to tap into the skills of “Big Picture” thinkers.
ADRC Board members;
- Are thoughtful, civic minded, and energetic.
- Have strong public relations skills and are willing to promote ADRC and its initiatives.
- Have a passion for serving and advocating for ADRC customers.
- Are free from conflicts of interest; they are not providers of services who would receive referrals from ADRC.
- Believe in and promote ADRC’s Mission and Vision.
The Board meets ten times a year on the fourth Thursday of the month. The June/July and November/December meetings are combined and may meet on a day other than Thursday.
Meetings begin at 8:30 am and run until 10:30 am.
Board terms are for three years and can be renewed once. After a one year interval board members may be reappointed.
Board members should be able to attend regular meetings and be available for periodic taskforce meetings, special events, and public hearings.
The ADRC is always looking for interested persons wanting to serve on our 14-member board. Openings vary throughout the year and we appreciate having a list of people ready to serve.
Think this is something you would be interested in?
We’d love to hear from you.
Please fill out this Board interest form and the ADRC Director, Devon Christianson, will be in touch to talk about your interest and answer any questions.