Let’s start with a confession. I generally don’t like people. 🙂
Okay, that’s not really true, but I am an analytical introvert and extensive social interactions tend to exhaust me, not energize me. So a lot of volunteer options tend to be limited, because you know, they often want you to engage with people. 🙂 Financial books, website stuff though? I can handle that. Especially if I can do it in my trackpants and t-shirt while sitting in front of my computer on a Sunday morning. And if I can submit / provide any views on strategic direction, if desired, by email? Count me in!
And I’ve said yes to three volunteer gigs.
My friend, Stephan, is organizing an astronomy park in Luskville, Quebec and I agreed to be on the board because (a) he asked and (b) I like the initiative. He is the one who introduced me to astronomy a few years back with a conjunction viewing (Mars and Venus, maybe?) » Read the rest