Are you interested in serving on the Jack London Improvement District Board of Directors? We are seeking enthusiastic partners who will work to drive our projects and improvements forward.
An applicant may be a property owner within the boundaries of the district, a representative of a property owner (such as a property manager), or an Oakland Business licensee within the boundaries of the district. Applications must be submitted by November 6. The JLID Board of Directors meets on the second Monday of each month. A board member can expect to dedicate 50 hours annually, in addition to special projects and events.
All eligible candidates will be brought as nominees before the Board of Directors for election of new directors at the annual meeting. Candidates will be considered based on their interest and participation in JLID and relevant expertise to the Board and organization. This year, the annual meeting will be held on November 9 at 4:00 p.m. at 333 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94607.
Candidates will be provided and expected to familiarize themselves with
- JLID Governance documents including the JLID Management District Plan, its Bylaws, the Disbursement Agreement between the JLID and the City of Oakland, and the Public Trust Agreement with the Port of Oakland,
- “Open and Public: A guide to transparency and the Ralph M. Brown Act" (League of Cities).
If you are interested in joining the JLID Board of Directors, please fill out the application below or here. Questions? Write to Savlan@jacklondonoakland.org.