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Onboarding Strategies: How to Build an Active Board
April 28, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmFree
|Do 10% of your board members do 90% of the work? Is your board filled with “passionate” individuals who “are just not that effective?” Are you ready to fill empty board seats but want to make sure your new members have the tools they need to lead?
If you answered, YES, to any of those questions, our Onboarding Strategies: How to Build an Active Board webinar is for you. Our experts will explain why consistent onboarding processes are important, deconstruct the key components, and simplify the planning process.
In this webinar, you’ll learn
Key components of the onboarding process
Who in your organization should plan, lead, and follow-up onboarding efforts
How to work with current and incoming board members to establish onboarding goals
The importance of building positive relationships and unity during your onboarding process·
How to customize Funding for Good’s onboarding checklist to meet your organizations’ needs and priorities.
Includes tips, tools, and templates to customize an onboarding process for your organization.
Meet Your Presenters
Mandy Pearce | Founder, Funding for Good
A grant writing expert, executive and development coach, fundraising consultant, and national fundraising trainer, Mandy Pearce, launched Funding for Good, Inc. in 2009 to equip organizations with the skills and tools needed to become successful and sustainable. Mandy has taken her passion and expertise for fundraising to the development field and shared it with individuals and organizations for over 21 years through executive coaching, strategic and development planning, capital campaign planning, seminars, and specialized consulting programs. Mandy’s dynamic teaching style brings thousands of people annually to her presentations at conventions, trainings, and workshops, in person and online. Her business model is centered on her key values: honesty, efficiency, direct communication, and bringing dollars to local communities.
Marie Palacios | Lead Consultant, Funding for Good
Marie Palacios, is an expert facilitator, certified by The Institute of Cultural Affairs in the USA, in evidence-based facilitation practices known as the ToP Method. She combines proven facilitation methods and her passion for community to facilitate dynamic and productive meetings. Marie enjoys facilitating community organizing, advocacy, consensus building, and action planning workshops for diverse organizations across the nation. Over the past two decades, Marie has worn every hat imaginable in the nonprofit world: volunteer, board member, program director, executive director, and development consultant. Her nonprofit specialties include strategic planning facilitation, program design, board development, grant writing, and messaging. Marie is bilingual and uses her Spanish skills to provide language access services for businesses and local government sectors, teach Spanish for Professional Courses, and coordinate missions in Latin America through her consulting company, MP Pro Consult. Marie is a native of Morganton, North Carolina, where she lives with her husband and three children.
Tammy Tilzey | Nonprofit Client Marketing Manager, Foundant Technologies
As Foundant’s Nonprofit Client Marketing Manager, Tammy focuses on solutions and partnerships that increase the efficiency and funding success of our nonprofit community. She particularly enjoys working and collaborating with passionate clients and coworkers. Tammy holds a B.S. degree in Computer Science from Montana State University and has held development, services, and marketing leadership roles at several growing software companies. In her role at Foundant Technologies, Tammy is able to further our mission to maximize the impact of the philanthropic community. What could be better than that? Tammy serves as program co-chair for the Grant Professionals Association’s Idaho Chapter and also serves on the board of the Grant Professionals Certification Institute (GPCI). [Read More]