Kim Tucker is the executive director of 3fold Communication’s nonprofit division, which supports corporate philanthropy interests, provides sustainability assistance to nonprofit organizations and conducts training for effective board service. Contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Most board members join an organization for the right reasons, but many fail to make a meaningful impact. Meanwhile, executive directors complain their board lacks engagement and makes unreasonable demands. Obviously, a disconnect exists, but this scenario has a solution and can be fixed. Here’s how: