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2021-2022

APPLICATION FOR THE GOVERNING BOARD

To be considered for Governing Board nomination, you must be a member in good standing within MCC who, in the sole discretion of the UFMCC, has spiritual quality and leadership, is mature, has sound judgment, and has a proven record of accomplishment. (Finalists must submit to a background check before the slate is announced.)

As a global denomination, we encourage applications from individuals from diverse backgrounds (age, nationality, ethnicity, race, language, gender, and ability) and are prioritizing global representation from all regions.

While we encourage applications from those for whom English is not their first language, it is important to note that the business of the Governing Board is conducted in English. Candidates will therefore require a basic fluency in English to participate fully, and might need to seek out additional translation services to support their work.

We are particularly interested in core competencies and complementary skills such as policy development,  finance,  human resources, or legal skills. All Governing Board meetings are conducted virtually, so access to the internet is essential.

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Attach your responses to the following:

Describe your experience in working on committees or making collaborative decisions.

Core competencies you would bring to the Governing Board.

Leadership ability (List specific activities, training, and positions which prove your leadership ability.)

Have you served on denominational committees before? If so, please describe your experience.

Are you a current member of the MCC Governing Board?

Have you served on the Governing Board before? If so, please describe your experience.

Education/Ordination – List your educational background/degrees and, if applicable, date of Ordination.

Diversity attributes – List any attributes you may have regarding age, race, gender, nationality, ethnicity, or any other you feel is important to note.

Communications:

Please list your preferred language for communication.

Please list the language(s) in which you are fluent.

Please list the language(s) in which you can read, write, and/or speak.

Please list the language(s) in which you can confidently communicate.

English is the language in which the Governing Board conducts its business including meetings and relevant documents. Every effort will be made to enable non-English speakers to fully participate.

Include with your application:

Cover Letter

Resume

References (three) with name, position, email address, telephone number and relationship to you

Please email your completed application to the Governing Board Nominating Committee at [email protected] by 31 January 2022.

Thank you,

MCC Governing Board Nominating Committee

[email protected]