Onslow County Responsible Board Governance

Dates:May 14-15, 2014 Other Dates
Meets:3:00 PM to 6:30 PM 2 sessions
Instructor:Karen Pappas
Fee: $25.00

Sorry, this course is inactive. Please contact our office to see if it will be reinstated, or if alternative classes are available.

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This course is the 3rd module in a 3-module series designed for new board members, seasoned board members, staff that need to understand the board's role, and anyone considering joining a board of directors. Boards are a decision-making body and responsible for governing a nonprofit organization. Providing overall leadership and policy direction, the board ensures sound stewardship of nonprofit assets and resources, are held to the highest legal and ethical standards, and ensure their loyalties are to the nonprofit through prudent good faith decisions to advance the nonprofit organization's mission.

In Module 3: Board Revitalization you will:

1. Learn how to perform each of the 8 steps in the board revitalization cycle
2. Examine how a board governance committee can benefit your boards revitalization
3. Create a board matrix to assess your boards current assets and identify board needs
4. Learn how to create a board recruitment plan
5. Discuss the importance of a well-designed board member orientation and some best practices
6. Create ways to keep your board members motivated and engaged
7. Discuss the importance of board terms and bringing new people to the table

Refunds/Cancellations: There are no refunds after the registration deadline of 2/20/17. If the class is canceled by UNCW due to low enrollment, inclement weather, etc., a full refund will be issued.