When forming your Board of Directors, there are many things to consider, including:

  • Who should serve on the Board of Directors?
  • What skills and experience should Directors have?
  • How many Directors should you have?
  • What are the roles and responsibilities for each Board Director?
  • What type of Board governance model will be used? (i.e. an Operational Board, Policy Board, etc.)
  • What key governing documents need to be developed?

Below you will find resources and links with information that will be helpful as your Board of Directors gets started.

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