Community Foundation of Westmoreland County


For Board Members: Fostering Effective Leadership (NonProfit Workshop)

Monday, March 25, 2019

5:30-8:30 PM at the CFWC Office, 951 Old Salem Road, Greensburg, PA 15601

On March 25th and April 10th, Michael Kumer will be training interested board members on what it means to serve a nonprofit organization.  He will review the legal responsibilities and discuss what board members must do to carry out the mission of a nonprofit organization.  Michael will share best practices and will review with board members how they can best support the executive director and staff members.  All board members of any nonprofit organization in Westmoreland County are encouraged to attend.  The same curriculum will be presented on both March 25th and April 10th. 

About the Workshop Facilitator

Michael Kumer is the founder and CEO of Boards Made to Order, a boutique consulting practice that enables nonprofit boards to make a difference, leave a legacy, and change the world. He assists nonprofit boards in achieving excellence in all areas of governance, including exceptional board meetings, board member recruitment, and effective board structures.

Prior to founding Boards MTO, Michael was the Executive Director of Duquesne University’s Nonprofit Leadership Institute (NLI), and Associate Dean of the University's School of Leadership and Professional Advancement.