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Join the EDCI Board

Now ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS for NEW BOARD MEMBERS

DEADLINE: MAY 14TH

We are currently accepting new applications for board members to start July 2021. The ideal candidate would be either an eating disorder treatment professional, caregiver to an individual with an eating disorder, or an individual in recovery from an eating disorder. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and value increasing our diversity! The board is a collaborative and friendly environment, in which we work as a team to provide resources, education and support to Iowans. Requirements of joining our board include:

  • Attending a monthly board meeting (currently held from 6:15am - 7:30am the first Friday of each month held via Zoom)

  • Attending additional working meetings

  • Joining at least one committee (multiple committee participation is encouraged) and working on committee goals/tasks

  • Commitment to a three-year term

Areas of focus for the upcoming year include:

  • Event planning - Fall and Spring conferences and events for caregivers

  • Development of long-term fundraising

  • Exploring support group options and continuing our professional consultation group

  • Increasing resources to provide to schools, colleges and community members

  • Further development of EDCI membership

If you, or someone you know, would be a good fit to join EDCI, please feel free to apply via this link: https://forms.gle/nxCnDUGjahNv1uKA7 Or, feel free to reach out with any additional questions to edci@edciowa.org. A board member will be in touch to discuss your application and set up an interview for qualified candidates. We look forward to meeting our applicants and continuing our mission to create an Iowa free from eating disorders!