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I serve on two boards. One is a county level advisory board and one is an environment related non-profit.  I've served for 7 years on one and 15 on the other.  Both have 9 members now.  I am the only female on both boards. Some years ago each had 3 women and 6 men.  Are women becoming less engaged? Or is my situation an anomaly?

On both  boards, it is not a case of women being selected over men. Usually no woman applied for appointment or ran in the election.

I know that two boards is a small sample so, before I write a diary bemoaning a lack of women involved in boards, I am asking for your experience and comments.

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