109 – Board Member to Board Leader
Dannielle Wilson, Senior Consultant, BerryDunn
At the heart of every park board and foundation board is a good-intentioned citizen who wants to give back to their community. Whether a new eager-beaver or a seasoned veteran, board members share the same desire to do a fantastic job. This session will help individual board members ensure that they are being impactful in a positive way. If you're looking for a session that goes beyond the nuts and bolts and digs into real, meaningful, and applicable board topics, then look no further! New in 2021, we'll take a deep dive into leading through challenge. As a former park board secretary and a current foundation board member, practical experience on both sides of the table will be shared with an engaging, insightful, and lighthearted approach. This is just what you need to acquire new skills and energize yourself for a successful board tenure!
Learning Outcomes: Participants will be able to:
- Identify tactics they would like to employ in their boardsmanship.
- Display renewed energy and enthusiasm in their leadership role.