Description: In order to be successful, nonprofit organizations require strong leadership from their Board of Directors. The Board's responsibility is to oversee the effectiveness of management policies and decisions, including the execution of its strategies. Learn the key roles and responsibilities of the board and the essential areas of Board oversight. Discuss strategies to increase board members' commitment to the mission and purpose of your organization, and how boards must be active and engaged to fulfill their legal and governance duties. Instructor: Jeanne Allen.