Board Chairs Leading the Way: A Training Series for Current and Prospective Board Chairs
November 18, 2019 05:30 PM - 08:00 PM

MACDC Conference Room
15 Court Square, Suite 600
Boston, MA 02108


3 Sessions:

November 18, 2019; 5:30pm - 8:00pm

December 4, 2019; 5:30pm - 8:00pm

December 18, 2019; 5:30pm - 8:00pm

With trainers:
Judy Freiwirth, Psy.D., Principal, Nonprofit Solutions Associates
Hilary Marcus, M.P.A., Principal, Hilary Marcus Consulting
(with special guest presenters from Codman Square Neighborhood Development Corp: Coleen Walker, Board Chair and Gail Latimore, ED who will discuss their experiences in how to develop a successful working relationship)

Board chairs have enormous responsibilities and accountability for the success of their boards. This unique hands-on training series will focus on practical strategies for becoming a more effective and skilled leader for your board.
Participants will learn about:

  • competencies and characteristics for being an effective board chair
  • how to develop an effective Board Chair-Executive Director relationship
  • how to design more productive meetings and build an engaged board
  • how to successfully engage residents/constituents in governance decisions
  • how to build a more diverse, equitable, and inclusive board
  • new models and practices of shared governance/leadership

Hold the dates, spread the word, and join us for this exciting, one of a kind training series! Open to current or prospective board chairs only.

Criteria for Participation:

  • Attend all three sessions
  • Read and consider materials for practical application between sessions

Dinner will be served.


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