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ECHO Seeks New Leaders

Published on 11/27/2017 under ECHO Board of Directors
ECHO Seeks New Leaders

Are you, or someone you know, looking for leadership opportunities?

If so, ECHO is seeking new Board Members from across the Metro area.

Our Board is a working group that is focused on preserving local history and heritage sites. They support ECHO with active visioning, governing, and advising.

A little about us, our historical society was founded in 1987 and we serve the Fairview, Rockwood, and Wilkes areas of East Multnomah County. We are also caretakers for the historic Heslin and Zimmerman House Museums, plus the Fairview City Jail.

We are seeking individuals with varied skills and backgrounds that include, but are not limited to:

  • Architecture
  • Archiving/Research
  • Construction/Maintenance
  • Farming
  • Finance
  • History
  • Legal
  • Project Management
  • Public Policy/Planning
  • Writing

If you would like to find out more, please take a look at our open board positions below: (Please read the Member at Large job description first.)

Would you like to join us? Please complete and submit our application (fillable-pdf or word), along with a resume and a cover letter to this email.

For questions, contact us via email or call 503-618-0946.

Also, we are seeking volunteers (non-board members) for several ad-hoc committees, including collections/exhibits, events, gardens, planning, and more. To learn about our committees and how you can help, contact us here.

Thank you for your interest!