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Board Chair Series: Board Chair Expectations

Resource Topic: Governance
Resource Subtopic: Roles and Responsibilities

Year Developed: 2017

Resource Type: Archived Webinar

Primary Audience: n.a.

Language: n.a.

Developed by: National Association of Community Health Centers (See other resources developed by this organization).

Resource Summary: The first webinar in the series will provide an overview of leadership responsibilities generally expected from board chairs. These include: communicating with the CEO and other board members, guiding/mentoring new committee chairs and new board members, resolving conflicts among board members, and asking tough questions before board decision-making. Understanding expectations is key to preventing confusion, frustration, and chaos.

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