Business Council Student Board

Business Council LogoVision Statement

Business Council helps to develop a holistic understanding of student engagement across the Orfalea College of Business, encourages partnerships and collaboration between clubs and student leader organizations, and provides a student voice for ASI, OCOB Student Services, and the Dean’s Office.


Applicants must be able to commit to this position for a full year and must be an Orfalea College of Business student. All majors & concentrations are welcome to apply. Applicants must be an incoming Sophomore, Junior or Senior. Must commit to dedicating approximately 1-3 hours/week on outreach, communications, planning, and attending monthly meetings.

Roles & Responsibilities

There are three board positions opening for the 2021-2022 year. Responsibilities of each position are as follows:


  • Creates agenda and leads meetings in partnership with board members
  • Organizes the quarterly schedule and assists with recruitment
  • Previous leadership experience in a club preferred

VP of Operations

  • Connects with outside organizations and departments to book speakers
  • Works directly with Business Council Advisor on initiatives and event planning
  • Maintains attendance and feedback of Business Council Representatives

VP of Finance

  • Handles financial paperwork and manages budget for meetings and events
  • Takes meeting notes and sends out regular communications with Business Council Representatives
  • Collects weekly updates, sends meeting remembers and follow up emails


  • Passionate about the Business Council vision to connect clubs, student leaders, staff, and faculty within the Orfalea College of Business
  • Active member of an Orfalea College of Business club, organization or on-campus service
  • Collaborate as a board with Business Council Advisor on different ideas and initiatives
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Exhibit professionalism and strong leadership
  • Assist with and attend events sponsored by Business Council
  • Attend all Business Council Meetings
  • Participate in bi-weekly board meeting

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Effective time management and flexibility
  • Work collaboratively in a team environment
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Possess organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Take responsibility and initiative to independently complete tasks and projects
  • Self-Motivated

How To Apply

Please check back again next year for application information.