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Board Fundamentals - Rock Springs

  • 05 Dec 2018
  • 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Wyoming Machinery, 1940 Elk Street, Rock Springs, WY

This in-person workshop is for new and experienced nonprofit board members, individuals interested in serving on a board and staff in leadership roles. Topics include:

  • The legal structure of nonprofits and Wyoming’s nonprofit sector
  • Different “hats” of a board member – Governance versus Volunteer
  • Board Responsibilities:
    • Lead Strategically
    • Ensure Adequate Financial Resources and Protect Assets
    • Select, Support and Evaluate CEO/Executive Director
    • Ensure Compliance with Legal and Ethical Obligations
    • Serve as an Advocate and Ambassador
    • Ensure the Board Operates Effectively and Efficiently

Registration fee includes lunch and a Board Fundamentals Notebook. 


Wyoming Nonprofit Network Members:

$35.00 per person

$15.00 per person for each additional person from same organization (staff or board members)

Not-Yet-Members:

$50.00 per person

$30.00 per person for each additional person from same organization (staff or board members)


Register and Pay Here


In Collaboration with: United Way of Southwest Wyoming

Sponsored by: Wyoming Machinery


Presenter: Jody Shields, Executive Director for the Wyoming Nonprofit Network, and Vice President for Align. Jody has over 25 years of experience in the nonprofit field in a variety of capacities, including consultant, trainer, board member, executive director and in other staff positions. A true believer in continuing education, Jody will obtain a Certificate of Nonprofit Board Consulting from BoardSource in November 2018.


Wyoming Association of Nonprofit Organizations
d/b/a Wyoming Nonprofit Network
1401 Airport Parkway, Suite 300, Cheyenne, WY 82001

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