Delegating Authority to the Nonprofit CEO

Delegating Authority to the Nonprofit CEO

Tuesday, January 24, 2023 This is the fourth installment of a series on Board Governance.   According to the good ole Mirriam-Webster Dictionary, delegate means “to entrust to another.” As we continue this discussion of Board Governance, one of the key components...
To Whom is the Board Accountable?

To Whom is the Board Accountable?

Thursday, January 05, 2023 I have really been pondering this notion of boards and their governance responsibility. Specifically, I’ve been thinking about the words ‘accountability’ and ‘responsibility’. After reading a couple of dictionary...
Teaching Good Governance

Teaching Good Governance

Wednesday, November 30, 2022 So, one of my gigs in this consulting business is teaching. I’m an adjunct faculty member in the Public Administration Department at North Carolina State University. I regularly teach the program evaluation class. However, I will get a...
Tools for Improving Board Governance

Tools for Improving Board Governance

Wednesday, October 19, 2022 Throughout my 32 year career as an Executive Director, Development Director and funder, I have heard horror stories about dysfunctional boards and dysfunctional CEO/Board relationships. However, that dysfunction is a product of the evolving...