Webinar*** This Board’s for You – The Essentials of Identifying, Recruiting and Training Board Members
Do you know who your next board member is? The key to effective governance is the right mix of talent and expertise. However, recruiting board members can be a daunting task. Learn the steps to board recruitment and orientation that can be more productive, and lead to better results.
In this workshop you will learn:
The importance of recruiting board members based on their skills and how to identify the skills necessary to accomplish the organization’s mission.
Where to look for the best board members (you won’t have to look too far)
- How to communicate expectations
- How to effectively train new members
- How to keep board members engaged and effective
Participant comment: "It gave me a clear picture of things our organization should be doing to recruit and train new board members."
Suggested Prerequisite- Board 101 – Basic Responsibilities
Regina Funkhouser has been the executive director of the Nonprofit Network since June 2009. Previously she was owner and principal consultant for Funkhouser Consulting, a Jackson, MI firm specializing in providing support, guidance and consulting services to nonprofit organizations. She had a wide and diverse client base including the Center for Family Health, Family Service & Children's Aid, Community Action Agency, Child and Parent Center, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Jackson School of the Arts and many more. Prior to owning her own company, Regina was the Development Director for the Kitsap Humane Society in Silverdale, Washington, the Community Development Director for the Child and Parent Resources in Tacoma, Washington and the Special Events Coordinator for the Multiple Sclerosis Society in Toledo, Ohio. Regina is a graduate of Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green Ohio.
Cost: Nonprofit Network Members - $35.00
Future Nonprofit Network Members - $50.00
**you will receive login information and materials via email after payment has been recieved.