115 – Commissioner and Agency Ethics: Identifying and Avoiding Ethical Violations That Could Cost You Plenty

Today more than ever, elected officials and high-ranking public executives are under the microscope of public scrutiny. In a world where the public can record and publish events to the world as they occur, elected and appointed park, forest preserve and other

127 – The Culture Code: Creating a Healthy Relationship Between Executive Directors and Elected Officials

The executive director is the board’s most important employee (in some models, the board’s only employee). This session reviews tips and advice for both directors and elected officials on how to keep that relationship healthy and functional. Learning Outcomes: Participants will be