Spring 2020 Best Boards Conference


Thank you for your interest in our Best Boards conference. Please join our waitlist using the form. 

In the meantime, browse our Board Service offerings in the fall and join our nonprofit board community.

Board Chair Essentials
In this one-day course, gain a critical understanding of the chair’s role and expectations, discuss leadership challenges and become familiar with practical tools for success. Designed for board chair-elects, first-time board chairs and experienced chairs assuming the role at a different organization, this course helps you develop a personal plan to address challenges you may face in your new role.

Board Fundraising
This one-day course is designed for board members to learn about aspects of fundraising responsibilities including cultivation, solicitations, stewardship, evaluating development success, engaging consultants and best practices to oversee a fundraising operation.


 For more information and to see topics featured at the 2019 Best Boards conference, visit cpnl.rice.edu/bestboards.