Join The Board

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


Vice President of Finance

Lead the Partnership and Sponsorship relationship building strategy. Plan and allocate the annual budget per event, which will be listed on the internal programming calendar. This will also be how the VP of Finance recruits Annual Sponsorship. Each Director works directly with the VP of Finance to manage and procure funds, whether that money comes from AIGA Wisconsin funds or sponsorship dollars.

For application directions, please email


Education Director

Provide engaging and relevant programming for the local education institutions in the Wisconsin area. The Education Director takes current programming and looks for ways to enhance, augment and add based on the needs of the education community. Meet with students, student groups and faculty advisors on a regular basis to know what programming is relevant to them; encourage membership and student involvement. Organize a database of teachers and faculty from schools teaching design courses, and send monthly updates to the group.

For application directions, please email


Open Chair Positions

Chairs work closely with respective Directors to identify tasks, execute requested tasks and help the board to run events when necessary. For Chair position descriptions and application directions, please email

Programming Chair – Cocktails with Creatives
Programming Chair – DesignWorks
Programming Chair – Field Trips

Education Chair – Portfolio Review

Design for Democracy Initiative Chair
Diversity & Inclusion Initiative Chair
In-House Initiative Chair
Women’s Lead Initiative Chair