NOAA Seeks Nominations for Marine Debris Foundation Board
NOAA seeks nominations to serve on the board of directors of the new Marine Debris Foundation. NOAA seeks nominees representing a variety of backgrounds, areas of expertise and experiences, and who will contribute to a diverse, equitable and inclusive board that supports activities related to marine debris.
Nominees should have a background in the following categories:
- the assessment, prevention, reduction or removal of marine debris, which may include an individual with expertise in post-consumer materials management or a circular economy;
- the assessment, prevention, reduction or removal of marine debris outside the United States;
- ocean and coastal resource conservation science or policy; and
- international trade or foreign policy.
NOAA also seeks candidates with experience or skills related to fundraising and nonprofit management.
Nomination packages are due by 11:59 p.m. EDT on June 30, 2021.