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Board Resignation Letter

Resignation Letter Example Resigning from a Board


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Example of a professional resignation letter to use to give notice when resigning from a board.

Board Resignation Letter Example

Jeanette Smythe
City, State, Zip

Joseph Short
The Art Foundation
City, State, Zip


Dear Joseph,

It is with regret that I am writing to inform you of my decision to resign my position on the Board of The Art Foundation, effective immediately.

My other commitments have become too great for me to be able to fulfill the requirements of my position on the Board, and I feel it is best for me to make room for someone with the time and energy to devote to the job.

If I can be of any assistance during the time it will take to fill the position, please don't hesitate to ask.

Best Regards,

Signature (hard copy letter)

Jeanette Smythe

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