Tools for self assessment
Board self-assessment aims to help a board do its job better by improving members’ understanding of their roles and responsibilities. Using these self assessment tools can help your board become a stronger team, improve their problem solving skills and increase their accountability. Tailor these samples to your organization’s needs.
Board of Directors Self-Evaluation
This table can be used by all board members and the chief executive to get an impression of how well the board is doing.
Checklist to Evaluate a Nonprofit Board of Directors
The following checklist is a resource developed by staff and volunteers of the United Way of Minneapolis Area for internal use by nonprofit organizations.
The National Council of Nonprofits offers these self-assessment tools.
Board Self-Assessment BoardSource Online tool