When stepping into the role of a board member, there may be many questions regarding the operations and your role on the board running through your mind. Am I prepared to take on this role? What actually is fiduciary responsibility? Will we be a visioning board or a working board? This webinar will provide a high-level overview to help you answer these questions and gain an understanding of the operations and functions of volunteer boards. Facilitators will review:
- Fundamentals of board service
- The core legal duties of Care, Loyalty, and Obedience
- Effective relationship between board, staff, and volunteers
- Thinking and acting strategically vs. tactically as a board
This program will provide a primer to better understand each of these areas and resources to begin implementing the lessons learned.
By attending this program, participants will be better prepared to step into active board service and identify their role on the team.
Leslie Murphy, FASAE, CAE
President- Raybourn Group International
Leslie has been a leader in association management for more than 30 years, contributing to a variety of associations from professional, educational and philanthropic groups to an emerging trade association. Bringing her wide skill set of strategic planning, visionary management and increasing member value to the organizations she serves, Leslie has a proven record of revitalization of various associations and their Boards.
Mark McSweeney, CAE
Vice President, Association Strategies- Raybourn Group International
Mark provides executive-level advice and strategy to RGI’s current and prospective clients. Beyond consulting projects and developing new partnerships, Mark has served as executive director for various RGI clients since joining the company in April 2013. Mark started working in association management in 1993. He has held executive roles at a variety of membership-based organizations, including Phi Kappa Theta Fraternity and Foundation, the National Chimney Sweep Guild, and the Indiana Society of Association Executives. In these roles, Mark has successfully developed plans and processes resulting in record membership recruitment and retention, event attendance, financial reserves and total net revenues.
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