AIGA Wisconsin is currently seeking enthusiastic, design-savvy individuals to join the board of directors.

The efforts of the AIGA Wisconsin board are critical in supporting the mission of AIGA, as well as defining and achieving the goals and initiatives of AIGA on a local level. AIGA Wisconsin board members play an active role in every aspect of the organization’s success, from contributing ideas and developing relevant programming to serving as design advocates and engaging community participation.

Serving on the board of directors can deepen the benefits of your AIGA membership in the following ways:

  • Increase awareness of yourself and your company in the local design community
  • Plan design events and initiatives
  • Gain valuable contacts and resources
  • In addition to position-specific duties, all board members must:
  • Be willing to serve a two-year term
  • Maintain an active AIGA membership at or above the “Supporter” level throughout the term
  • Act as a brand steward for our local chapter and national organization
  • Attend chapter events as needed
  • Attend monthly board meetings
Current Open Positions
Communications Director

Do you like to be in the know and make sure everyone else is too? Are an energetic, ambitious person who wants to be on an awesome board doing great things for design and our community? If so, we would love to have you come meet our board. Bring your passion for being on top of social channels and desire to do something great with it!

As the Communication Director for AIGA Wisconsin, you have command of all communication channels (digital or otherwise) that AIGA-WI chapter owns/manages. These channels are the primary medium for communicating with the membership and community at large. These channels also add a tremendous amount of value to potential local sponsors. (edited)

The director will perform these duties in coordination with the board:

  • Develop an annual communication strategy
  • Define promotion campaigns, competitions, and events in order to implement them on various platforms
  • Define strategies to build/enhance the follower/fan base and to develop channels that strengthen engagement
  • Post communications to all channels regarding upcoming events and activities, and other significant Chapter information
  • Develop strategies and planning with individual committee members regarding their particular channel
  • Manage, archiving all usernames and passwords for any digital channels.(work with Digital Director)
  • Manage email accounts and aliases and routing communication to the appropriate board member or chair
  • Work with our Digital Director to gain understanding of and disseminating the website/communication guidelines provided by the national office
  • Communicate with the national office or any vendors on hosting and technology issues
  • Deliver monthly meeting notes to share at board meetings
  • Determine new channels that are important for the chapter, based on popularity and usage among membership
  • Create and oversee a committee, with a single director managing each of these channels
  • Manage logo usage and standards, and proofreading copy for accuracy and clarity