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Age Minimum (with Adult): 18+, Minimum Age:18+

Board Chair Peer Group



Being a nonprofit Board Chair is a critical role as well as being challenging to achieve effective leadership. Some folks reluctantly sign on while others have years of experience. Regardless of board tenure, there is always more to learn.
Emily Davis Consulting has designed a unique peer-learning group specifically designed for board chairs. Join this dynamic cohort to collaborate, learn, and share resources from and with other board chairs to successfully serve your organization's mission. Build vision, strategically guide the organization, and create accountability. Access best practices in board governance and leadership while also hearing stories to help improve your board service.
We want you and your organization set up for success.

  • The cohort will meet monthly for four months and select topics for discussion such as: Board member roles and responsibilities
  • Understanding shared leadership between board and staff
  • Creating board accountability
  • Managing conflict and handling hard conversations
  • Building healthy board culture
  • Ensuring resources for success
  • Facilitating great meetings
  • Board member recruitment and retention
This program is ideal for current board chairs/residents and incoming board chairs/presidents or vice chairs/presidents. A minimum of participation in three of the four sessions is required. Light snacks, coffee/tea, and beverages provided.
Space is limited to 12 participants. Please sign up soon!
We will meet the 2nd Wednesday of every month from February through May 2017.
  • February 14, 2018 | 8:00-9:30 a.m.
  • March 14, 2018 | 8:00-9:30 a.m.
  • April 11, 2018 | 8:00-9:30 a.m.
  • May 9, 2018 | 8:00-9:30 a.m.
Participants of this fourth annual peer group will have acccess to BoardSource governance materials, the board chair peer group listserv and private Facebook Group for current and past board chair peer group members. The latter resources allow peer group members to share information and ask advice of current and past peer group participants.

Learn more and register today!
The registration fee for this cohort is $400.





 
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