Advancing Board Effectiveness Webinar Registration

Tuesday, January 26, 3:00-6:30 p.m. EST


Webinar Agenda

  • Introduction (5-10 minutes)
    • Mac Hisey, Senior Vice President of Administration and Finance and Chief Financial Officer, Berklee College of Music           Chair, The Boston Consortium for Higher Education
  • Financial Metrics, Financial Statements and Analysis (45-60 minutes)
    • Marty Howard, Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, Boston University                                                  Vice Chair, The Boston Consortium for Higher Education
    • John Gabranski, Retired Partner, PwC
  • NECHE Screening Process and Accreditation Standards (45-60 minutes)
    • NECHE Accreditation Standards Applicable To Board Governance
      • Dr. Larry Schall, President, NECHE
    • Development of NECHE Financial Screening Metrics
      • Roger Goodman, Partner, The Yuba Group LLC
    • NECHE Metrics and Financial Screening Process
      • Dr. Paula Harbecke, Vice President, NECHE
  • Board Governance Best Practices (45-60 minutes)
    • Relevant laws related to higher education institution oversight
    • Fiduciary responsibilities including case studies to demonstrate exercise of fiduciary responsibilities
    • Trustee best practices and role of the Board in developing institutional strategic plans/long-term vision
      • Courtney Aladro, Chief, Non-Profit Organizations/Public Charities Division, Massachusetts
        Attorney General’s Office
      • Erika Geetter, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary of the Board, Boston
      • Anne Ogilby, Partner, Ropes & Gray LLP
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