Apr 03, 2021 · For example, Nonprofit A’s Board might want the Executive Director of a related supporting organization (Nonprofit B) to serve as an ex officio Board member of Nonprofit A. This may be a way to give Nonprofit B a sense of inclusion in Nonprofit A’s community and keep the Board informed as to issues that are important to Nonprofit B.. Our Board of Directors consists of 19 voting members and one ex-officio representative from Wichita State University. Board members are elected to a three-year term and may only serve two consecutive terms. This limitation may be waived and is not applicable to those assuming or holding positions of Committee Chair and/or Officer.. "/>. An ex officio is a member of a body (notably a board, committee, council) who is part of it by virtue of holding another office. The term ex officio is Latin, meaning literally ‘from the office’,.