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Friday, March 6 • 10:30am - 12:00pm
Tips for Recruiting and Leveraging Board Members - #15NTCboarddev

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Hungry for better ways to find and leverage board members?

Several million professionals on LinkedIn say they want to serve on a nonprofit board. Many have expertise that can help take your organization to the next level—including finance, legal, marketing, strategic planning, and more.

We’ll provide best practices to source great board members and make the most of their networks—from tools like LinkedIn to innovative cross-sector approaches like Taproot’s. We’ll also learn practical strategies for board engagement from a nonprofit leader who’s wrestled with these very issues.

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Jeanne Allen

Instructor, Duke University Nonprofit Mgt Program
Jeanne Allen has 30 years of experience in the nonprofit sector including Consultant, and Instructor,Duke University Nonprofit Management Certificate Program (NC);  and Management Consultant/Trainer at Girl Scouts USA National Headquarters (NYC).    She works with a wide variety of organizational missions, including environmental, youth development, health-related issues, advocacy, racial equity and domestic... Read More →
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Omar Garriott

Senior Product Marketing Manager, LinkedIn for Good
Omar Garriott has a deep-seated passion for the education and nonprofit sectors. He is a Senior Product Marketing Manager at LinkedIn, where he focuses on marketing and product development of LinkedIn as a platform for doing good (special offer for AFF below!). Prior to that Omar marketed LinkedIn to students and colleges, led iPad marketing to schools (K-20) for Apple, and managed GTM of student and school products for Adobe. He's also spent... Read More →
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Alethea Hannemann

Vice President of Product and National Programs, Taproot Foundation
Alethea Hannemann leads the product team at the Taproot Foundation, a national nonprofit that is changing the social sector by making pro bono—including board service—ubiquitous, reliable, and rewarding in all professions. Alethea speaks frequently on product design and cross-sector partnerships. Before joining Taproot, she worked in product and content management for Bay Area technology firms, and as a college instructor.

Friday March 6, 2015 10:30am - 12:00pm

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