Portal Article - Board Orientation

Universe of Information

Stored in this Portal

Orientation Should be More Than a Familiarization.

Most organizations conduct board orientation periodically.  The audience, delivery, content, and frequency are vast. 

Download Document

New Member Orientation

Too frequently, groups skip any form of orientation and place their new members directly on committees or organizational projects.

Download Document

Board Orientation Check List

This checklist is a general outline to guide the orientation of new board members.

Download Document

How to Host an Effective Board Orientation

Orienting a association board is no different than onboarding a new team member.

Download Document

Before Board Service Ask The Tough Questions

Some bad things to board members happen because they don’t ask any questions about what service will entail.

Download Document

Board Orientation Manual

Board Orientation Manual – Sample Table of Contents

Download Document

Board Orientation

NEWLY elected board members rely on staff to inform them about their roles and responsibilities.

Download Document


Boards often scoff at the idea of an annual leadership orientation.

Download Document