Board Member Duties

Board members are responsible for:

  • making the policy decisions of NYSCASA
  • implementing the mission of NYSCASA through these policy decisions
  • the fiscal health of NYSCASA
  • maintaining and expanding the resources of NYSCASA through budget oversight, financial planning, fundraising, membership recruitment, and other development activities
  • representing NYSCASA to members, funders, legislators, and the public in a positive and constructive manner
  • hiring the Executive Director, conducting an annual review of the Executive Director, creating and devising personnel policies, and overseeing personnel policy decisions
  • identifying potential new board Members and ensuring the reproduction of a strong, active, and healthy board


Board members are members of NYSCASA and make a commitment to fulfilling all the duties of membership. Annual Board member dues are $100.