Board Posting

Call for Applications: Board of Directors

Deadline to Apply: Howland is always happy to hear from individuals who are excited by theatre and who would be interested in volunteering for our Board. Please connect with us by email:

The Howland Company is looking for volunteers to serve on its first Board of Directors. Do you love theatre? Are you interested in fostering dialogue between audiences of all ages and the performing arts? Consider volunteering with Howland’s Board of Directors!

About Us: Howland is an independent, award-winning theatre company. It presents electric work which challenges and inspires its audiences. Howland is an innovator in engaging and nurturing its artistic and broader communities–enabling them all to take on tomorrow’s challenges through its artistic productions and community programming.

Term: Directors serve two year terms. Terms will start in 2021.

Role of the Board: The Board’s key responsibilities include supporting the Company as it looks towards expanding its infrastructure and producing capacities, fundraising, providing financial oversight, developing sustainable policies and best practices, acting as ambassadors, and community building.

The Howland Company Board of Directors is a working board. Board members are expected to attend board meetings once a month, to assist with committee work and to participate in fundraising activities. At this time, we are particularly seeking applications from people with expertise in law, fundraising, finance/accounting, community building, and marketing.

Time Commitment: 4-10 hours per month, dependent on which committee(s) you join.


Apply to:

Please include the following:

  • Name
  • Email address
  • CV
  • Optionally, you can also include your LinkedIn profile, website, or social media links.

In a page or less, tell us:

1) about your connection to, interest in and/or passion for Howland and the theatre community

2) what skills, knowledge and experiences you have that you could contribute to Howland

3) how your experience will contribute to your success in this volunteer role