Quick Start Guide: Effective Board Governance Just Answer YES or NO to the questions below with the answer that most appropriately summarizes your organization currently and the Quick Start will point you in the right direction for information and resources on assistance in the popular areas of effective board governance.1. The roles of the board are clear to all board members and function well*YesNo2. The board has determined the skills and resources needed to support the organization*YesNo3. A thoughtful and fair process of indentifying and recruiting new board members exists*YesNo4. The board is representative of the organization’s constituency and its community.*YesNo5. Bylaws and policies are up to date and guide board operations*YesNo6. New board members are oriented to the organization and to their role as a board member*YesNo7. The board has an annual work plan and adequate board meetings to achieve it*YesNo8. The board provides support to the organization through personal giving, fundraising and as an ambassador in the community*YesNo9. Board meetings are well organized and run effectively; board members receive pertinent materials in a timely manner*YesNo10. The board evaluates the performance of the organization’s leadership annually; it also evaluates its own performance*YesNoSignup for our e-newsletter? Yes, I wish to opt-in to this email newsletter Name First Last Email* Enter Email Confirm Email Captcha PhoneThis field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.