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Class/Event Registration
Class/Event: Board Governance
Date: Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 9:00 AM
Location: United Way of Davie County, 121 Country Lane, Mocksville, NC 27028
Description: **Priority registration given to Davie County nonprofits**

A look at nonprofit governance, including best practices. Topics include the role of the board, building an effective board, the relationship and roles of the board and staff, how to monitor and evaluate the Executive Director, and best practices for nonprofit governance.

Karl retired from RJR Nabisco, Inc. as Director of Worldwide Organization Development & Training. He served over 20 years as a senior level manager providing consulting services to RJR corporate and operating company management of Del Monte, Nabisco, Sea Land Shipping, Kentucky Fried Chicken, etc. on a national and international (over 30 countries) basis in the areas of strategic and operational planning, organizational analysis, staffing structure, training and leadership development. He also served as Special Assistant to the Chairman and CEO.

An avid volunteer, Karl works annually with over 100 nonprofits in North Carolina. He provides on-going mentoring/coaching to several current Executive Directors and assistance to municipalities, churches, civic organizations/associations, and non-profits in the areas of strategic planning; board development & assessment; staff development training; coaching; business planning; organization analysis & structure; executive search processes; potential merger discussions; mediation/facilitation; and human resources policies. Most recently, Karl has worked with: CCCS, Food Bank, YWCA, Forsyth Medical Center, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem State University, United Way of Forsyth, Hands-On Northwest North Carolina, Experiment in Self Reliance, Piedmont Down Syndrome Support Network, Arts NC, HHH, Association of Agency Executives, Arts Council, Forsyth County Government, NC Sickle Cell, NC Professional Health Administrators, Lexington Housing Community Development Corporation, The Children’s Home, United Way of Davie, United Way of Davidson, Hispanic League, Piedmont Opera, and NC Leadership Institute.

He currently Chairs one board and serves on several others, including , Asset Building Coalition, Leadership Winston-Salem, Second Harvest Food Bank, Forsyth County Youth Council, and Experiment in Self Reliance Advisory Board. Over the past 30 years, he has served on over 200 non-profit boards.

Karl’s most recent recognitions were: 2012 Work Family Child Champion Award, 2013 Winston-Salem Foundation Community Award and The U.S. President’s Lifetime Volunteer Service Award.

This session is sponsored by United Way of Davie County, the College of Davidson and Davie Counties, and HandsOn NWNC.

The class will be held from 9-12 pm.

**Multiple board members from the same organization are encouraged to attend for the most impact.**

Directions to United Way of Davie County.
Cost: Free