The Board of Directors has general duties which all five members carry out.

General Duties of the Board of Directors:

  • Be iFamily Members in good standing.
  • Promote the Vision and Mission of iFamily Leadership Academy.
  • Create and manage policies and procedures as needed.
  • Make monetary decisions. (e. g. spending, building fee and membership
  • fees).
  • Approve Members.
  • Review and approve Class Proposals and iFamily curriculum.
  • Produce annual Mentor Training Retreats, as needed.
  • Create a calendar of regular Member Meetings at the beginning of each
  • school year.
  • Create and manage committees as needed.
  • Supervise the Student Council.

In addition, each member of the board has specific duties.

President (or Presiding Officer):

  • Act as the Standard Bearer of the Vision and Mission of iFamily.
  • Act as Chairman of the Board. Create agenda and conduct Board Meetings.
  • Facilitate and chair general meetings and activities.
  • Oversee all aspects of the operation of the organization.
  • Consult with Board Members, Class Mentors and Members as needed.
  • Ensure adherence to Bylaws and Policies & Procedures.
  • Monitor and participate in committees as appropriate.
  • Lead the resolution of disputes and disciplinary issues.
  • Appoint a nominating committee 60 days before each election.
  • Act for iFamily in exceptional circumstances. (e.g. safety and dangerous¬†situations) requiring timeliness in the absence of other Board Members.¬†Informs the Board of actions taken.
  • Report on the state of the organization at Member Meetings.