Leadership Columbus Nonprofit Board Governance Training

12/01/2020 09:00 AM - 12/08/2020 12:45 PM ET


Leadership Columbus is excited to announce the rollout of its Nonprofit Board Governance Training. One of Leadership Columbus’s long-range goals is to provide our alumni, individuals, nonprofits and companies with the essential education and training needed to support, develop and hone board governance skills that are critical to the success of nonprofits in our region. By ensuring individuals have the tools and insights they need to be effective and impactful board members, both the individual and the organization they serve benefit. Whether you are looking to get involved in a nonprofit board or are already serving on a board and want to enhance your expertise, this training will help you get the most out of nonprofit board service.

Formatted into a two-day, virtual training, the session combines information on board governance standards and best practices with first-hand experiences from people actively serving in the field to create a unique and enriching educational opportunity. The registration fee is $475 per person.


Attendees will learn about:

  • Roles and responsibilities of nonprofit boards and board members
  • Board governance models, modes and techniques for generative governance
  • Financial literacy and fiduciary responsibilities of board members
  • Ethics and conflicts of interest
  • Fundraising and more

Attendees will receive:

  • Certificate of Completion
  • Board Governance Resource Guide


December 1, 2020

9 a.m. -  Welcome and Introduction of Facilitator | Robbie Banks, Interim Executive Director, Leadership Columbus

9-11:30 a.m. - Board Governance Overview | Dani A. Robbins, Strategist | Principal | Founder, Non Profit Evolution

11:30-11:45  a.m. - Closing and Next Steps | Robbie Banks


December 8, 2020

9 a.m. - Welcome and Introduction of Facilitators | Robbie Banks, Interim Executive Director, Leadership Columbus

9-10 a.m. - Board Governance Financial Literacy | David Mustine, Managing Director, CDM Partners, Limited

10-10:15 a.m. - Break     

10:15-11:15 a.m. - Fundraising for Board Members | Dani A. Robbins, Strategist | Principal | Founder, Non Profit Evolution

11:15-11:30 a.m. - Break

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. - Board Chair/CEO Teams Panel Discussion | Moderated by Robbie Banks, Panelists TBA

12:30-12:45 p.m. - Closing | Robbie Banks