Board Governance Workshop 2018Name: Board Governance Workshop 2018Date: July 7, 2018Time: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM PDTWebsite: http://www.missionchamber.bc.caRegistration: Register NowEvent Description:
This workshop is designed to inform, educate and assist both volunteer board members and staff about governance best practices and the effective operation of a board.
Some of the strategies and best practices you will learn in this dynamic and highly engaging workshop include:
- Principles of governing your board
- The seven components of governing
- The board/CEO partnership
- Sample terms of reference for committees and boards
- Board & CEO roles, responsibilities & authority
- Developing board agendas & the consent agenda
- Succession Planning
- CEO performance evaluation
- The importance of Policies
DEB McCLELLAND - Governance Trainer
Deb McClelland has served on many boards over the past 35+ years, some following the policy governance model, most not. She has studied board governance for over 18 years and has become the go-to person for chambers across the province in all matters pertaining to governance.
Deb began her career at the Kamloops Chamber of Commerce in 1999. During her time at the chamber, Deb has overseen her board’s change to the policy governance model and created templates that assist boards to transition in a practical and efficient way.
Deb served on the board of directors for the BC Chamber of Commerce and is a Past President of the Chamber of Commerce Executives of Canada and BC Chamber Executives boards.
Deb’s passion is board governance and chamber management and she enjoys teaching and mentoring other boards and staff to transition to governance best practices.