SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - The South Orange Village Center Alliance (SOVCA) is seeking two individuals to fill open positions on its volunteer Board of Directors.

The board is made up of a combination of property owners, business owners, residents and other stakeholders, as is mandated by ordinance. The positions currently open are one Business Owner Director (someone who owns a business within the Special Improvement District boundaries) and one Resident Director (someone whose primary residence is within South Orange).

“Our board is a great mix of backgrounds, personalities and strengths,” said Matt Glass, board chair. “What we share is a deep commitment to making South Orange Village Center a better place for all of our stakeholders. We expect a lot from our board members but I think they get to see a return on their efforts in what we’re accomplishing.”

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Board members are expected to attend one monthly full Board meeting as well as various committee meetings and should expect to dedicate at least a few hours a week to accomplishing the organization’s goals. The director terms are three years in length.

Interested candidates are being asked to send an email to including a resume and cover letter which discusses why you’d be a good fit for the Board and any relevant experience. All applications will be acknowledged but only those candidates asked for an interview will be contacted.

Learn more about SOVCA at .