Building Better Boards


Building Better Boards is an annual training seminar designed by Leadership Tallahassee for novice & veteran not-for-profit board members & staff.  This interactive seminar assists in making organizations more successful through valuable information & resource materials related to board member service.  Training topics range from fundraising tips & legal obligations to governance, strategic planning, and more.

At this workshop, participants may attend 2 session presentations from over a dozen offered topics.  Dinner & a keynote speaker are included.  Registration is $40 per session.


The next Building Better Boards session is May 10, 2016, at the Tallahassee Community College Workforce Development Conter, 444 Appleyard Drive (32304).

Building Better Boards:  The Basics

Leadership Tallahassee also offers a basic session for new board members in a small class setting (up to 15 participants).   These basic sessions are offered quarterly.  Whether you have just started service as a board member or would like to get involved in the future as a new board member, Building Better Boards:  The Basics will help you be an effective board member from the start.  Learn about the roles & responsibilities of board members, the difference between governance & management, and how to understand governance & financial documents so that your board service can be an asset to the organization from day one.

All sessions for Building Better Boards:  The Basics are held at the Tallahassee Chamber office, 300 E Park Ave.

The next Building Better Boards:  The Basics session will be held on January 20, 2016.  Registration will be available in September 2015.

Schedule for Building Better Boards:  The Basics

January 20, 2016
March 23, 2016


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