September 10, 2013 > Alameda County Fairgrounds seeks candidates for board
Alameda County Fairgrounds seeks candidates for board
Submitted By Angel Moore
The Board of Directors for the Alameda County Agricultural Fair Association announced its intent to fill two vacant positions on the Fair Board, due to recent retirements. All interested parties are required to complete and submit a formal application by Friday, October 11, 2013.
Formal Applications are available by calling the CEO's office at (925) 426-7501 or downloading it from the website: www.alamedacountyfair.com. Applicants should include information on their community involvement, as well as brief detail on how their experience and professional expertise would be of benefit to the Fair Association.
Applicants must reside within the County of Alameda and be at least 18 years of age.
Submissions should be addressed:
Alameda County Agricultural Fair Association
Attn: Nomination Committee
4501 Pleasanton Avenue
Pleasanton, CA 94566
The Board of Directors is responsible for policy oversight and general operation of the 276-acre Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton. The Fairgrounds is home to more than 300 events each year, with an annual attendance in excess of 3,000,000 patrons. Since the Fair Association is a 501(c)3 Nonprofit Corporation, no compensation is provided to its Board Members. Board Members are required to attend monthly Board and Committee meetings, as well as, the Annual Alameda County Fair.