Introduction to Board Governance
February 6 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Faculty: Sharon Anderson, Principal, Anderson and Associates
Course Objective: Learn about key governance roles and expectations of board members.
Serving on a nonprofit board brings with it a number of responsibilities and official duties. This session provides an introduction to the key governance roles and expectations of board members, officers, and chairs. Topics to be covered include:
• Legal Duties of Board Members
• Mission and Strategy
• Finance and Operations
• Working with Staff and Volunteers
This course is designed as an introduction or a refresher to board governance. The take-away for this course is to have a clear understanding of board members’ roles and responsibilities as leaders of a nonprofit organization.