Secrets of Successful Boards

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm



Date: Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Time: 06:00PM to 07:00PM

Delivery Method: Webinar

   Register Here:

    All registrants will receive an email acknowledging registration once the registration is 

    processed at Volunteer MBC. If you do not receive this email, please call 905.238.2622.

Purpose and Key Learnings:

This webinar will give you the highlights on ensuring your board is a cohesive team focused on the priorities needed to move your organization forward in the right direction.  

Key learnings:

  • Understand the basic roles and responsibilities of a voluntary board
  • Appreciate the value of strategic planning in advancing the organization
  • Grasp the basic concepts of team building
  • Have a sense of how to handle difficult situations and/or conflict

Who should attend?
  • Volunteer Board Members
  • Executive Directors/Organizational Heads
  • Senior Managers
  • Committee Members
  • Individuals interested in joining a Board

Workshop Location: Webinar

Individual Webinar Registration Fee: 

  • Member- $30
  • Non Member- $35


Are you interested in the Board Governance eSeries Bundle? Yes, then click here



By Cheque: Payable to Volunteer MBC

    Forward Cheque to:

        Volunteer MBC

        c/o Community Door Brampton

        7700 Hurontario Street, Unit 601

        Brampton, ON L6Y 4M3


By Credit Card: Call Marina Campos, Director of Operation, 905.238.2622 Ext.225

Facilitator: Kathleen Douglass

Kathleen has over 25 years of international experience working at both the field and leadership levels with formal education in the not‐for‐profit sector.
Previously she was the Manager, Volunteer / Community Services with Workplace Safety and Prevention Services (WSPS), where she provided leadership to a provincial team who delivered educational health and safety programmes to Ontarians. She was also one of the architects of Humber College’s Advanced Program in Volunteer Studies and presented sessions on the Governance and Writing Policies modules along with portions of the Fundamentals program for 10 years. She holds an MBA, Strategic Leadership Certificate, Voluntary Sector and Arts Diploma and Fundamentals of Volunteer Management. She is Past President on the PAVRO (Professional Administrators of Volunteer Leaders ‐ Ontario) Board of Directors and currently serves as a District Parlimentarian for Zonta International – a service organization which promotes the status of women in both local and global communities.

Any Inquiries: Please contact Volunteer MBC at 905.238.2622 or send an email to training [at]

Legal Disclaimer: The content presented in Volunteer MBC’s learning series is for educational purposes only. There is no guarantee of the accuracy, adequacy, or completeness of any information for your particular business/organization. It is recommended that you consult your own professional for specific legal, accounting, finance, or tax advice. The content is intended for the registered participant only. Any unauthorized use, copying or disclosure is prohibited.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations will be accepted, during regular business hours (Monday to Friday between 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.) up to two working days prior to the date of the workshop. Cancellations made within this two working day window, or registrants who fail to attend the workshop shall be responsible for the full fee. Delegate substitutions may be made, at no charge at least 24 hours in advance of the workshop.

Volunteer MBC's Board Governance Series sponsored by:

Tim Knott Insurance Agency Inc. | The Co-operators

145 Hamilton Street N., Unite E-3, Waterdown, ON L0R 2H1

Phone: 905.690.2667 | Fax: 905.690.1792 | Email:

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