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The Membership Committee helps the Board maintain a strong, active member base by assisting in recruitment and retention efforts, marketing NEDRA’s programs and activities, and providing input and strategy regarding member benefits. 

The Membership committee is co-chaired by Ruthie Giles of the University of New Hampshire and Scott Rosensweig of MIT. Committee members include Jackie Arko of Harvard University, Roslyn Clarke of Partners in Health, Mariel Brown-Cunningham of Harvard Law School, Jessica Lirette of University of New Hampshire, and Amy Tesoro of the College of the Holy Cross.

Volunteer Tasks:

Specific tasks of the Membership Committee include:

  • Identify prospective members – either individuals or organizations
  • Develop outreach strategies and materials targeting prospective members
  • Provide suggestions for member survey questions
  • Conduct outreach to existing or lapsed members

Time Commitment:

The Membership Committee meets monthly via conference call for one hour, and conducts business outside of these calls by phone and email.


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