Tips for Finding & Making Effective Board Presidents

Date and Time: Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 12:00 pm to 01:00 pmLocation: N/A - Webinar


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Topping the list of important decisions board members have to make is choosing the right board president.  This webinar will demonstrate why selection of a board leader is all about the “what” and not the “who.”  Discussion will include the characteristics and skills essential to fulfilling the role, including running effective meetings, enforcing accountability, having a positive relationship with the ED, resolving problems at the board level, etc.  It will also discuss succession planning and what your board can do to create a pipeline of potential leaders.


Special Bundle Rate: Choose any 3 webinars for $48 for Members or $60 for Non-Members. Use Promo Code: Web3

Event Location

Date: March 05th, 2020


Member $20
Non-Member $25


  • Laura Otten, Ph.D.

    Laura Otten, Ph.D., has been the director of The Nonprofit Center since 2001. She began her affiliation with The Nonprofit Center shortly after it was formed in the early 1980s, working as a consultant and trainer, primarily in the areas of board development, strategic planning and program evaluation and she continues to play these roles, in addition to providing direction and leadership to The Nonprofit Center’s educational, consulting, and leadership development programs.  In 2013, she helped launch and became the first director of the Master’s in Nonprofit Leadership at La Salle University.  Laura  is a national expert in numerous aspects of nonprofit