Category Archives: Governance

6 Questions to Ask Before You Join a Nonprofit Board

Ask the Governance Guru Part 3 in a series of governance posts As a nonprofit executive director or board chair, you should be prepared for your prospective board member to ask you some critical questions. They may ask about the board’s … Continue reading

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About Advisory Boards

Ask the Governance Guru Part 1 in a series of governance posts Many questions I receive are on the subject of Advisory Boards… “What is the role of an advisory board? How often should it meet and how does it … Continue reading

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Recruit the Board You Need

Debbie Mathews Finch and I recently did a session for our local United Way agencies about Best Practices in Board Recruitment. In case you missed it, here are some highlights. Contact us if you would like us to come talk to your … Continue reading

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Great Governance, Great Strategy, Great Results

It all starts with governance — your board of directors. Exceptional organizations have exceptional boards who understand their crucial role in…      linking bold visions and ambitious plans to financial support, expertise and networks of influence. How to get … Continue reading

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