Thursday, October 21, 2021
12:00 p.m – 1:00 p.m.

Event Description

Douglas County Learn at Lunch: Board Management

Jess Hampton, Learning Programs Manager, NAO

This session will provide an overview of how nonprofit boards can utilize best practices to effectively govern their organizations. We will cover topics including basic roles of board members, understanding your bylaws and mission statement, how boards should work with staff, utilizing committees efficiently while not burning out board members, strategic planning and tips for effective meetings.

Due to the increasing COVID-19 cases and rise of the Delta variant, this session will be held virtually via Zoom.

This event made possible with support from The Ford Family Foundation.

About the Presenter

Jess Hampton, Learning Programs Manager, NAO

Jess Hampton is currently the Nonprofit Learning Programs Manager at NAO and a lifelong Oregonian. Jess has worked in the nonprofit sector in different capacities for over 20 years; as a nonprofit volunteer, cooperative finance manager, program and curriculum developer, leadership trainer and facilitator, program evaluator, board member of various nonprofits, nonprofit consultant and project manager. She earned her graduate degree in Nonprofit Management from University of Oregon and strives to provide practical resources and tools that benefit the nonprofit organizations that are so crucial to the heart of our state. In her personal time, Jess enjoys adventuring around Oregon with her family, playing board games and trying to teach their dog, Barbara Anne, new tricks!


$15 for NAO Members
$25 for Non-Members

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October 21st, 2021 12:00 PM through  1:00 PM
Event Fee
Price $ 25.00
Event Particulars
City Online learning
NAO Event? Yes
Topic Board Development and Governance
Event Region Southern Oregon, Southern Willamette Valley
Programmatic Approach Capacity Builiding, Convening