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How to be a Great Board Chair

Wednesday, May 22, 2019
12:00 pm1:00 pm

Presenter: Propel Nonprofits
Cost: Free

The board chair is the highest officer of the nonprofit board of directors. This governance training prepares the board chair for governance responsibilities, leadership responsibilities, and best practices. Learn how to maximize the relationship between the board and staff, design a meeting that nets results and provide fundraising leadership.

About the Presenter:
Sara Wessling
Sara is Propel Nonprofits' training manager. She has a passion for nonprofits and enjoys developing training to help organizations grow and thrive. She has worked as a program manager for a national child care association, a state support organization for Habitat for Humanity and an association of leaders of volunteers. Over the past 15 years, she has had the opportunity to work with nonprofit organizations across the state of Minnesota delivering training, technical assistance and consulting support in areas ranging from volunteer engagement to program evaluation. Sara has a Master’s Degree in Nonprofit Management from Hamline University and an undergraduate degree in psychology and sociology.