NJBIA Women Business Leaders Forum

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Date: Friday, September 15, 2017 | 7:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Venue: DoubleTree Hotel & Conference Center, 200 Atrium Dr.
Somerset, NJ 08873 United States

Description: Join Sherise Ritter, Mercadien Managing Director & Co-Chair of its Nonprofit & Human Services Group for a panel discussion on Nonprofit Boards at the NJBIA Women Business Leaders Forum on September 15th.

Session 1 – The Nonprofit Board
Whether you are a corporate woman pursuing a role as a board member or a nonprofit leader seeking to identify the best candidates for volunteer leaders, this special session will address your challenges and concerns by drawing on the expertise of panelists who will share their perspectives on the common characteristics of high performing board members. Listeners will have the opportunity to hear what nonprofits may expect of their board members while also accessing some practical tips that will make their own board search more efficient and effective. Attendees will leave with a toolkit including sample board contract, resources to identify potential board opportunities, etc.

Moderators: Sherise D. Ritter, CPA, CGFM, CGMA, PSA, Managing Director & Co-Chair, Mercadien’s Nonprofit & Human Services Group (link to her bio); Amy Klein, Executive Director, Volunteer Connect; Sally Glick, CPA, Principal, Sobel & Co.; Amy B. Mansue, President, Southern Region – RWJ Barnabas Health