Building a Board/Committee

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Building a Board/Committee

This workshop is a must for leaders of UniSA Sport Club Committees and for those looking to join and lead Boards and Committees in the community.

The 'Building a Board/Committee' workshop will cover the following topics:

  1. Board Structure Options
    Advisory vs. Governance
    Committees vs. Portfolios
  2. Building a strong Board
    Knowing what and who you need around the table
    Finding, recruiting & on-boarding new Board members

The workshop will be held on Thursday 28 May, 7:00-9:00pm online.

Facilitated by Lisa Cook, Founder and Managing Director of Get on Board Australia supporting aspiring, new and existing board members and boards to thrive. She has twelve years of experience serving on boards from a range of organisations in the private, public, and not for profit sectors in Adelaide, Sydney, and across Australia, including Shooting Australia, Inclusive Sport SA, West Beach Community Bendigo Bank, and Western Business Leaders.

Along with writing and commenting regularly on governance, board members, and boards, Lisa is the host of the Board Shorts Podcast; sharing insights, lessons, and advice from her experience in the boardroom and from subject matter experts across the world.

Lisa holds a degree from Charles Sturt University in business management and marketing, has completed the Foundations of Directorship program through AICD, and is currently studying a Master of Business Law at the University of Adelaide.

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