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AARP West Virginia Seeks New State President

AARP West Virginia is conducting a statewide search for the position of State President. This is a high-level volunteer position that offers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to utilize your considerable skills and experience to make a positive difference in the lives of West Virginia residents age 50-plus.

The AARP West Virginia State President:

• Serves as Chair of the Executive Council, an all-volunteer panel that advises and helps set strategic direction for the AARP West Virginia office;

• Partners with the State Director and works with staff and volunteers to help achieve AARP's vision, mission and strategic priorities within West Virginia;

• Acts as the principal volunteer spokesperson for AARP in West Virginia, communicating AARP's messages statewide; and,

• Has the opportunity to build networks and partnerships with organizations and key West Virginia decision-makers that will endure long after their term in office.

This state leadership position requires a significant time commitment, with an average of 10 or more hours per week and as needed. Some travel, mostly within West Virginia, is required. This position is for a term of two (2) years with an option by the State Director to renew twice, for a period not to exceed total of six (6) years.

If you or someone you know may be interested in learning more or applying for this exciting opportunity, click to download the official position description and application form, or contact Gaylene Miller, State Director, at (304) 340-4602 or by email

All referrals are welcome. Application deadline is November 15, 2019.

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