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Recruiting Board Members as Change Agents

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Nonprofit Coordinating Committee

135 West 36th Street

15th Floor

New York, NY 10018

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Recruiting Board Members as Change Agents

Nonprofits often take a messianic view toward the arrival of new board members. They hope new arrivals will bring fresh energy, ideas, and networks to break the cycle of "been there, done that" that can pervade meetings of long-standing boards of directors. Learn how to assure that our newest board members act as our allies for change, right from the start, raising the bar for board engagement instead of settling in at the lowest common denominator. At this workshop, we will share strategies for firing up new recruits and integrating them into the board team to make their enthusiastic willingness to take action infectious.

Key Takeaways:

  • Learn how to assure that newest board members act as allies for change.
  • Raise the bar on board engagement instead of settling in at the lowest common denominator.
  • Fire up new recruits and integrate them into the board team to convert ftheir enthusiastic willingness into action.

This workshop will be presented by Greg Cohen, Associate Director of Cause Effective

Area of Excellence: Governance


Please Note: This meeting is open to current NPCC nonprofit members and non-member organizations, and may be limited to ONE person per organization due to space constraints.

If your organization is not a current nonprofit member of NPCC, visit our website for more information on joining.


Refund policy: Registrants who cancel their registration on or before 1 week will receive a full refund. Those who cancel on or before DAY PRIOR will receive a 50% refund. No refund will be made for cancellations made on or after DAY OF. All cancellations must be submitted in writing.

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New York, NY 10018

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