Tag: board roles

Who Does What?

According to the IRS and organizational By-laws, the Board of Directors is legally responsible for the organization.  But, once staff is hired, there are always questions about the role of the Chief Executive Officer (sometimes called the Executive Director) and his/her relationship with the Board of Directors. Ultimately, the goal is to have a positive…
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Board Roles and Responsibilities

Which Hat Are You Wearing?

When looking at board roles and responsibilities, it helps to understand that each board member wears three different hats, and just as you only wear one hat on your head at a time, board members should only wear one hat (role) at a time. Knowing which hat being worn will help board members know which…
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