Designed specifically for business professionals and community members interested in serving on a nonprofit board, this half-day in-person workshop will explain the roles, responsibilities and expectations involved. Whether you are thinking about committing to board service or already on a board, this workshop will give you the information you need. Created by the Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits, Business On Board features nonprofit leaders and partners working together for a half day of valuable insight on a range of board service roles, including:
- The Fiduciary Role
- The Legal Role
- The Fundraising Role
Cost to Attend: $59 Alliance Members, $89 Non-Members**
Schedule of Events:
7:30-8:00 Registration - Breakfast and Networking
8:00-8:10 Welcome and Opening Remarks
8:10-8:50 Nonprofit Overview
8:55-9:45 The Fiduciary Role
9:55-10:50 The Legal Role
11:00-11:50 The Fundraising Role
11:50-12:00 Q&A and Closing Remarks
12:00-1:00 Lunch (Tour of new facility can be made available if attendees are interested)
**Cancellation policy – refund can be given if cancellation request is sent/called in within 7 business days of event (by 2/11/20).
For questions about accessibility or to request auxiliary aids, please contact the Alliance at least one week prior to the event. Every reasonable effort will be made to provide appropriate accommodations in an effective and timely manner. Contact: Jennifer Purcell, firstname.lastname@example.org, 602-279-9166
Refreshments & Food:
Director of Community Engagement
Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits
Jennifer oversees the Alliance’s community outreach efforts including capacity building workshops, educational webinars, annual conference, partnership agreements and fundraising for the organization. She is also responsible for managing the Arizona Gives (AZGives.org) program and Arizona Gives Day, a 24-hour online statewide giving campaign held in April each year.
Prior to joining the Alliance, Jennifer was the Community Affairs Manager at BMO Harris Bank where she developed the annual philanthropic strategy and corporate giving program within Arizona, assisted executives with board engagement and built relationships with the nonprofit community. Prior to her Community Affairs position, she held the position of Assistant Vice President - Marketing/Communications. During her 16 years with the bank, Jennifer also organized annual employee volunteer programs, was Chair of its local diversity council and President of the bank’s young professionals group nationwide. Jennifer is a graduate of the Valley Leadership Institute Class 36 and served as Marketing Chair for the Chandler Coalition on Youth Substance Abuse (ICAN) during its inaugural years. Currently, she is an active member of the Monarch Council at the Desert Botanical Garden.
Monica Vera, CPA
Monica Vera is a Tax Manager for BeachFleischman. She has provided accounting, tax, and consulting services for a variety of privately held companies and nonprofit organizations since 2012. Monica is a member of the firm’s Nonprofit and Healthcare Taxation Service Groups. She is a licensed CPA in Arizona and has developed an expertise in nonprofit taxation.
Quarles & Brady LLP
Deb Dale & Associate, CFRE
Smith & Dale
Deb is a founding partner of Smith &Dale, LLC, a Tucson, Arizona based consulting firm working with nonprofit organizations to increase revenues and improve organizational operations, foundations to improve and execute donation programs, and for-profit companies to create or enhance their philanthropic endeavors.
Deb has provided board facilitation, strategic planning, educational trainings and performance audits for numerous organizations, and has helped dozens of nonprofits raise over $40million in funds.