9320 Kirby Drive, Houston Texas, 77054713 393-4700info@gccsa.org

Be a Change-Maker: Join the Board of Directors

Seeking Nominations for 2020 Board of Directors of GCCSA, Inc.


Gulf Coast Community Services Association, Inc. (GCCSA, Inc.) is seeking candidates for a seat on its board of directors. The position will represent Under-Served Sector D, which encompasses the northwest quadrant of Harris County. This seat is one of four democratically elected positions voted by residents of a certain geographical area.

Candidates must be a resident of the Under-Served sector that he/she is seeking to represent. Individuals residing within any of the zip codes below are eligible to submit candidate applications:


77008 77038 77068 77086 77092 77388 77447
77009 77064 77069 77088 77375 77389 77484
77014 77066 77070 77090 77377 77429
77022 77067 77076 77091 77379 77433


GCCSA, Inc. creates pathways of opportunity for Houston’s vulnerable populations, with programs that include: Head Start and Early Head Start; scholarships for career, technical and vocational training with partner programs; continuing adult education courses; financial coaching; workforce development; and a robust food pantry.

Serving on GCCSA, Inc’s board of directors allows members to positively impact Agency programs that seek to serve vulnerable Harris County residents, be a voice for their neighbors, and interact with other leaders in Greater Houston.

Candidates must submit their applications by 5:00 p.m. on March 23, 2020.


The election timeline is as follows:


Candidate Registration – Monday, March 9 to Monday, March 23, 2020

Candidates will have the opportunity to submit their name as a board candidate.

Candidate Application.


Candidate Orientation – Tuesday, March 24 to Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Interested Candidates must attend a mandatory orientation facilitated by key members of the Leadership Team.


Campaign Season – Wednesday, April 15 – Friday, April 24, 2020

All registered Candidates receive an opportunity to present their case to the community for candidacy to GCCSA, Inc’s Board of Directors.


Election Day – Monday, April 27, 2020

Voters cast a ballot for the candidate of choice. The candidate with the most votes wins.


Seating of the Newly elected Under-Served Sector D, Board Member – Board meeting following the election

The victor is notified of the outcome and the logistics for the next meeting.