Each year the UGA FACS Alumni Association looks for dedicated men and women to serve on the alumni board. As an alumnus and friend, you are invited to nominate outstanding individuals (including yourself) to be considered for this honor.

Alumni Board members enjoy networking with faculty, staff, and other alumni. They develop leadership skills through facilitating our signature events: Dogs with the Dean, Homecoming, Chilly Dawg 5K, and the Alumni Awards Luncheon. Board members have the opportunity to meet and support our students.

Qualifications

  • Commitment to the College of Family and Consumer Sciences. Being an alum of the college is a plus but not a requirement.

  • Interest in engaging with FACS Ambassadors and students.

  • Interest in networking with FACS and other UGA alumni.

  • Commitment to a two-year term, potential for renewable and advancement in leadership roles on the board and in the college.

Expectations

  • Serve a two-year term (beginning July 1)
  • Include FACS in your philanthropic priorities:
    • Make an annual gift to FACS Alumni Association in an amount that is meaningful to you
    • Consider becoming a member of the Dean’s Circle ($2,500 annually)
    • Attend three Board meetings per year (Fall Retreat/Winter Meeting/Spring Annual Meeting)
  • Actively participate in the annual Chilly Dawg 5K and Alumni Awards Luncheon hosted by the Alumni Board
    • Secure a race or host committee sponsorship
    • Serve as a volunteer at either one or both events
  • Participate in student mentoring virtual events
  • Serve on a standing committee of the Alumni Board (Strategic Partnership, Programs, Alumni Awards Luncheon, Young Alumni Council)
  • Serve as a champion of the College of Family and Consumer Sciences within your company or organization by supporting the Dean's priorities.
  • Participate in alumni panels and other speaking opportunities in the classroom
  • Participate in Dean’s Receptions, Homecoming, Chilly Dawg 5K, Alumni Awards Luncheon and other FACS events when possible.

Deadline - Nominations are due April 15

Submit nominations using the form below

For further information contact Alumni Office

Alumni Board Nomination

Reasons for your nomination (200 word limit): Please highlight the individual’s desire to serve FCS, unique qualifications that should be considered,
and current or past leadership roles (at UGA and otherwise.)