Board Development

The Board and the Executive Director

By December 12, 2017 No Comments

Evaluating, preparing for transition, setting compensation, understanding board vs ED roles

EVALUATING THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR  “Evaluating the Executive Director,” Blue Avocado; “Executive Director Evaluation Survey Form,” Blue Avocado; “Conducting Executive Director Performance Evaluations,” Minnesota Council of Nonprofits; “The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of 360 Degree Evaluations,” The Nonprofit Quarterly.

EXECUTIVE TRANSITIONS Succession Planning for Nonprofits of All Sizes provides a quick overview from Blue Avacado.  The Executive Transition series, a set of 6 free booklets from the  Annie E. Casey Foundation Knowledge Center, covers all aspects of leadership change in a nonprofit organization.

EXECUTIVE COMPENSATION The National Council of Nonprofits tells you why you need a written policy for compensating your executive director, and offers sample policies and other resources.

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR AND BOARD ROLES  Who’s the boss? The board or the executive?  The answer: it depends. Read more.