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Building a Better Board - Recruiting, Managing and Engaging Board Members

Event Date December 4, 2018
Event Time 11:15AM - 1:00PM CST
Event Location
  • The Madison Club
  • 5 East Wilson Street
  • Madison, WI 53703, USA

As a nonprofit professional, do you often wonder…

What makes a good board member?

How do I find that person?

How do I keep my board members engaged?

Given the important role the board plays, it’s not surprising that challenges with board recruitment, management and engagement are what most nonprofit leaders struggle with. It can be quite difficult to attract new members and equip them with all of the skills they need to govern effectively. Join us to learn how your nonprofit organization can take your leadership to the next level of board performance. 

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the role of the board and what governance should look like
  • Learn how to recruit effective board members
  • Understand how to maintain an effective board
  • Engage board members around inclusive leadership by committing to diversity


      Biddle 200        Heinritz 200
            Richardson 200
      Deborah Biddle
High Performance Development Solutions LLC
       Melinda V. Heinritz
Executive Director
Foundation for Madison's Public Schools
            Mark Richardson
President - Unfinished Business
CEO - GigBlender 

  • 11:15am - 11:30am | Registration and Networking
  • 11:30am - 12:00pm | Lunch Served
  • 12:00pm - 1:00pm | Presentation


Seating is limited for this event. Please RSVP by November 30, 2018.

Hosted by Kirsten Houghton, CPA, MBA, SVA Nonprofit Services and
Laura Mael, Settlers Bank

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