Nonprofit board and executive leadership consulting
Leadership at the board and executive level is critically important today.
Nonprofit organizations thrive when they are led by an effective partnership between the board and the chief executive. An inspirational vision, combined with defined strategies, provide the roadmap to success and good governance practices ensure that boards and chief executives live up to their own roles and responsibilities and focus on what matters most. Taken together, they guide organizations to identify individuals and supporting structures that power success, even when faced with increased competition for resources and difficult economic times.
With over 25 years of nonprofit management and governance experience, Debbie Hechinger offers targeted resources, proven ideas, and solid strategies to help boards and chief executives of nonprofit organizations (1) identify key issues, (2) find effective and efficient ways to address problem areas or improve performance, and (3) capitalize on specific opportunities.
A good listener, supportive colleague, and inspiring presenter and facilitator, Debbie has brought key stakeholders together in times of stress and tension to address organizational and governance challenges.
Working side-by-side with the board or chief executive, Debbie Hechinger will help your organization:
-- identify the real problems that prevent the board and chief executive from becoming a leadership team that drives mission success
-- design strategies and action steps that will effectively address governance issues and problems
-- increase organizational reach and impact
-- develop a partnership between board and management that addresses opportunities and challenges
-- evaluate progress against strategic plan and identify gaps
-- set up structures that align mission, goals, and responsibilities
-- clarify roles and responsibilities between the board and management