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 accepted continuously. The 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 of interest.
All eligible candidates will be brought as nominees before the Board of Directors for election of new directors at the annual meeting in November. Candidates will be considered based on their participation in Jack London Improvement District's programs and projects, and relevant expertise to the Board and organization.
Candidates will be provided and expected to familiarize themselves with
- Governance documents including the Management District Plan, its Bylaws, the Disbursement Agreement between the District 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 Board of Directors, please fill out the application below or here. Questions? Write to Savlan@jacklondonoakland.org.