CCD 2620 – Board Operations & Process
The board of directors is responsible for managing the affairs of the corporation. In fulfilling its duties, the board typically can only take official action via majority vote in a duly convened meeting. This course focuses on the legal requirements for holding board meetings and also on the human factors and group processes that make such meetings productive and effective.
- Identifying the individuals and groups with whom the board must maintain effective working relationships
- Understanding, working with, and responding to members
- How public officials and opinion leaders impact the cooperative and the board’s role in building and maintaining effective relationships
- Lessons and guidelines regarding key internal relationships: with the board chair, with the attorney, and within the cooperative.