The Board of Directors are responsible for managing the business of the co-op. It sounds simple, but a co-op’s success or failure as a business and as a community depends on a competent board. Good directors are the cornerstone of good governance.
This workshop is ideal for both seasoned members of the Board and those considering Board service. Guided by best practices of principled leadership, participants will learn everything they need to know to immediately make a valuable contribution as a Board member.
This workshop covers:
The Board’s function and responsibilities.
Clarify the difference between governance and management and identify the 5-Core Management Standards.
Explain the distinct roles of the Board, members, and Management;
Identify the Board’s accountability and legal obligations with emphasis on the Co-operatives Act and the co-op’s governing documents;
Outline the components of risk management; and
Highlight what make a good director… and more
$65/member (to a max. $250/co-op)
NACHA will invoice your co-op after the workshop