The Practitioner's Guide To Governance As Leadership: Building High-Performing Nonprofit Boards
The Practitioner's Guide to Governance as Leadership: Building High-Performing Nonprofit Boards
Praise for The Practitioner's Guide to Governance as Leadership
"With wisdom and insight, Trower has written the seminal guide for nonprofit boards. This is a must-read for every current and incoming nonprofit board member."
—Joel Allison, president and CEO, Baylor Health Care System
"For nonprofit chief executives who are ready for more engaged and purposeful boards and for board members who want to work more meaningfully and be true partners in leadership, Trower shows the way. She brings Governance as Leadership to life with case studies, theoretical frameworks, board exercises, and practical advice."
—Susan Whealler Johnston, executive vice president, Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges (AGB)
"It has never been more critical than it is today for nonprofits to engage their boards in ways that capture the full talent, experience and resources of those who govern the work.?Yet, too often, we see organizations facing a substantial board-engagement gap.?In this book, Trower shares the pathway forward for nonprofit and philanthropic leaders seeking to transform their boards in ways that will have an exponential impact on everything from strategy to fundraising. I've learned much from Trower's work...