PRINCIPLES OF ENGAGEMENT 


To carry out the mission and work of the Aspen International Mountain Foundation (further the “Organization”) we endeavor to:

  • Recognize that the chief function of the Organization is to achieve it’s mission and serve constituent interests.

  • Exercise discretionary authority under the law to effectively carry out the Organization’s mission and objectives.

  • Uphold the Organization’s governance requirements and establish policies, roles, and responsibilities to support them.

  • Accept the responsibility of keeping up to date on emerging issues and informing stakeholders.

  • Conduct organizational and operational duties with positive, effective leadership and professionalism.

  • Serve with respect, concern, courtesy, and responsiveness in carrying out the Organization's mission.

  • Demonstrate the highest standards of integrity and fortitude in all activities to inspire confidence.

  • Avoid any interest or activity that is in conflict with the conduct of the Organization’s business.

  • Respect and protect privileged information to which there is access in conducting official duties.