What it Takes to be a Board President

Date and Time: Friday, September 25, 2020 - 12:00 pm to 01:00 pmLocation: N/A - Webinar


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Board presidents can make or break a board, and a board can make or break an organization. Thus, it is imperative that a board carefully and intentionally select its board president and that those nominated for that position fully understand what is expected of and as a board president. This webinar lays out what everyone needs to understand about the position of board president: how to select a board president, what is expected of a board president and suggestions for doing the selection and the job well.


This is part of our High Performing Boards quartet, which also includes:


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

SKU: N/A Categories: , Audience: Board members, governance committee members and anyone considering becoming a board president

Event Location

Date: September 25th, 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