Board Boot Camp: Board Recruitment & Team Building (4/6)
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Board Boot Camp: Board Recruitment & Team Building (4/6)

Board Recruitment & Board-Building attendees will learn how to build the competency of a board, how to develop processes for recruiting board members, and how to succession plan.

When: Wed, Jun 29th
Where: NAM Training Room
11205 Wright Circle, STE 210
Omaha, NE  68144
Contact: Daniel Walsh
402 557 5800

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Board Recruitment & Board-Building, Part 4 of 6

Wed Jun 29th, 9am-11am

Perhaps one of the most important legacies we can provide to any organization is to ensure that we leave it stronger than when we began. This includes the board too! So, how do we get the people with the knowledge, skills and experiences on our boards in order to achieve the organization’s vision and goals, and how do we to commit to an ongoing process of governance improvement?

This session will give participants a road map for building competency within the board.

Board Boot Camp was developed in partnership with Leadership Omaha, Omaha Community Foundation, Nonprofit Association of the Midlands, UNO’s College of Public Affairs and Community Service, United Way of the Midlands and the Women’s Fund of Omaha.


Attend this session if you are:

  • A leader in a nonprofit organization 
  • A prospective nonprofit board member
  • An experienced or new board member looking to enhance knowledge and skills

Participants will learn about: 

  • Strategic Board Member Recruitment
  • Board member fundraising expectations
  • Board member onboarding
  • Board chair-E.D. relationship
  • Evaluation of executive director
  • Succession planning (board and staff leadership)

About the presenter: 

Beth Morrissette has worked in the nonprofit sector for almost 20 years. She holds Masters of Social Work and Masters of Public Administration degrees from the University of Nebraska at Omaha. She was elected to Westside Community School’s Board of Education in 2014 and served as Executive Director for the Mental Health and Substance Abuse Network from 2010 to 2015.



When you select your ticket (by clicking REGISTER above) you will be purchasing a single ticket for this training only.


The rest of the story:

  • Continuous Improvement & Evaluation, Part 5 of 6 - Wed Jul 6th, 9am-11am
  • Meaningful Engagement, Part 6 of 6 - Wed Jul 13th, 9am-11am