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Good Governance: What Every Board Leader Should Know (Friday Only)

MACCE September Program: Good Governance: What Every Board Leader Should Know

Looking for a way to educate your board leadership about their responsibilities as chamber board members? Take advantage of MACCE’s September Program – bring your board leaders for an orientation to chamber best practices in board governance.

Topics to be covered include:

  • Board responsibilities, fiduciary duties, staff vs board roles and responsibilities, and key governing documents;
  • Board members’ role in maintaining and growing a sustainable organization;
  • Pitfalls of executive committees, executive sessions, and electronic voting and how to avoid them;
  • Risk management concerns, including antitrust and conflict of interest policies; and
  • Strategies for building better boards and committees.
Our Presenters

Claire Louder, CAE, IOM, MPP of Louder NonProfit Strategies, formerly CEO of the West Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce, will be presenting. She will be joined by special guest presenter Michael Gellman, CPA, CGMA, of Fiscal Strategies 4 Nonprofits (formerly of Rubino & Company) will address the board’s role in fiscal management and sustainability. Both serve on the faculty of the US Chamber’s Institute for Organization Management where she teaches board governance, strategic planning, and leadership, and he teaches everything finance. They are partnering to better bridge the governance and sustainability challenges facing chamber and association boards.

When:
Friday, September 27th, 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

(Registration beginning at 8:30 a.m.)

Where: Calhoon MEBA Engineering School

27050 St. Michaels Road, Easton, Maryland


Cost to Attend:

$85/Friday only (Bring Your Volunteers!)


Overnight Accommodations onsite - $115/night
Call 410-822-9600, Ext 0 and speak to Janet or Tracy




AGENDA

 

 Friday, September 27th (Chamber Executives and Volunteer Leaders)

 

8:30 a.m.             Registration

9:00 a.m.             Welcome and Introductions

9:15 a.m.             Good Governance: What Every Board Leader Should Know, Part I

10:45 a.m.          Break

11:00 a.m.          Good Governance: What Every Board Leader Should Know, Part II

12:30 p.m.          Lunch – Get to Know Your Fellow Chamber Leaders
                              and Presentation of Chamber Executive of the Year Award

1:30 p.m.            What’s Keeping You Up at Night, Board Leader Edition

2:30 p.m.            Adjourn

(A separate Chamber CEOs only session will be held on Thursday, September 26th. To register for the combined meeting, visit

MACCE September Meeting: Board Governance and Sustainability for CEOs and Volunteer Leaders - 9/26/2019





When:
Friday, September 27, 2019
Where:
Calhoon MEBA Engineering School
https://www.mebaschool.org/
27050 St. Michaels Road
Easton, MD  21601

(410) 822-9600 Ext 0
Contact(s):
Claire Louder
Category:
Board/Volunteer Development
Registration is required
Payment In Advance Only
Registration cancellations will be accepted until Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 12:00 AM
$85.00