Academy for Nonprofit Leadership – Jackson

April 26, 2013 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Friday, April 26, 2013
8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Baker College Of Jackson – Welcome Center
Academy For Nonprofit Leadership -Session I Leading for Effective Board Governance
First of a Five Part Series

Every nonprofit organization is led by a board of directors. Some boards are more engaged than others. Executive Directors, although not in charge, can take an active role in forming processes for effective board governance. Learn how to build an appropriate relationship between board and staff with clear roles and responsibilities. You will learn how to support your board in the following ways:

Initiate and Maintain a high functioning structure for board work
Partner with your board chair to plan effective and efficient meetings
Facilitate interaction in board relationships
Determine what information is useful for your board
Promote board accomplishments and productivity

Appropriate for: New and emerging nonprofit leadership, executive directors, board chairs, anyone in a leadership position

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.

Member – $50.00 per session or $200.00 for the five part series.
April 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24

Future Nonprofit Network Member – $60.00 per session or $250.00 for the five part series.
April 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24

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