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Women on Boards

Building a Better Boardroom: The 20/20 Initiative

…of seasoned board members around their role and responsibility, external forces are complicating the role of a board member and the level of involvement and accountability that board participation brings…

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Women on Boards

Is a Board Seat Right for You?

by Liz Funk

…you’re best at, will help you communicate the greatest value-add to boards. Build your credentials. Hamlin explained that there are five types of boards: non-profit boards, advisory boards, municipal boards,…

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Women on Boards

How Joining a Nonprofit Board Helps Your Career and Your Community

by Yvonne Dutchover Stull

cases, the board is responsible for securing donations from others. Nonprofit Quarterly has a more comprehensive list of typical board responsibilities. Why would you want to join a nonprofit board?…

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Women on Boards

Personal Perspective: Joyce Roché Reflects on Overcoming Imposter Syndrome and Making a Mark as a Board Member

…trailblazer, but she was still one of two or three women in the boardroom and she admits to feeling like an “odd duck.” “My first board appointment was with Southern…

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Women on Boards

Women on Corporate Boards: Confronting Reality Webinar

by Beth Michaels

…and board team culture If you haven’t had board experience, start getting experience and work your way up: chair committees, get on nonprofit boards, and lead nonprofit boards Network, network,…

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Mentorship/Sponsorship

The Importance of Mentorship: Finding Your Board of Directors

by Caroline Herrmann

…the short- and long-term. Rather than adopt a general mentorship relationship between one or two people, Mr. Wright-Swadel encouraged attendants to consider fostering a “Board of Directors” to best service…

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