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BYOB: Bring Your Own Board (Member) - Tallahassee
Thursday, May 23, 2019, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM EDT
Category: Retreats

Location: Goodwood Museum & Gardens, Tallahassee
1600 Miccosukee Rd, Tallahassee
Sponsored by
Visit Tallahassee

BYOB: Bring Your Own Board (Member)
Govern with Confidence and Authority for Organizational Excellence

CAE 6 Hours CAE

Bob HarrisWorkshop Facilitated by Bob Harris, CAE

Build the best board for your organization with this interactive workshop on best practices for board management designed specifically for CEO/Senior staff and your elected Board Chair, incoming chair or officers. Advance your mission and goals with practical, relevant information to make volunteer leaders more effective and better understand the duties and practices of high performance leadership.

Learn smart practices that will help your association achieve excellence together.


9:15 AM  11:30 AM
Impact of Associations in America, Recent Developments
Creating a High Performing Board - including Governing Documents; Board – Professional Staff Partnership; Fiduciary Legal Duties; Director Responsibilities; Better Board Meeting Practices; Performance Measures and Dashboards
Committee Dynamics and Trends

11:45 AM – 12:45 PM - Networking Lunch

12:45 PM – 2:30 PM
Standards of Excellence
Strategic Plans and Implementation
Noteworthy Association Practices
Q & A

Bonus: For one-on-one consulting, feel free to bring your strategic plan, policy or leadership manual

For 30-years, Bob Harris, CAE has guided associations to increase performance and set a direction. Named the “Martha Stewart of association management,” Bob provides tips and templates that make governance and management easier. He promotes the importance and impact of nonprofits in America; and shares the tools of success, free at his website www.nonprofitcenter.com.

Hotel Information

The DoubleTree by Hilton - Downtown Tallahassee is providing rooms for attendees at the reduced rate of $125 through April 22, 2019. Make your reservation online or call 877- 800-2652 and reference BYOB Bring Your Own Board.

Registration Information

Association CEO/Senior staff and your Board Chair, Incoming Chair, Officer or Board Members are welcome to attend this event. Pricing below is a total for the number of people you plan to bring. Lunch is included with all registrations.

  • Yourself and One Board Member            Member: $250     Non-Member: $350
  • Yourself and Two Board Members          Member: $300      Non-Member: $400
  • Yourself and Three Board Members       Member: $400     Non-Member: $500
  • Yourself Only                                               Member: $150    Non-Member: $250

If you have another staff person that is also a member of FSAE, please have them register separately for a discounted rate of $100. A coupon code will be available for additional staff in your registration confirmation.

Cancellation requests must be made in writing by 5:00 pm, May 13th will receive a full refund minus a $50 administrative fee. Cancellations made after May 13th, WILL NOT receive a refund. There will be no refunds for “no shows.”

Questions? Contact [email protected] or call (850) 222-7994


Associate Members Make it Happen… 
Affordable fees are possible because of our Associates’ generosity and investment in FSAE.