Board Policy Boot Camp
Expert support as you update your board policies
Access Vantage Point’s not-for-profit board experts as you work to revise, update, and create your organization’s board policies!
Over one full day, two Vantage Point experts will spend the day with you and provide a brief overview of different board policy documents and practices applicable to BC not-for-profits. You will be provided with:
- a digital care package
- a comprehensive package of board policy templates
- supporting documents
After the brief overview, it’s time to get to work our experts circulating to provide one-on-one guidance, and share key questions and insights with the group. We’ll have prizes and activities throughout the day to keep the energy up!
We ask that you bring a lap top and electronic copies of your organization’s current board policies.
The templates included in the digital care package
- Board Policy Manual including: Board Orientation Manual; Board Code of Conduct and/or Code of Ethics, Conflict of Interest, and Board Member Expectations; Board Role Descriptions; Board Evaluation Guidelines
- Board meeting agendas, guides, and practices
- Committee Terms of Reference and Role Descriptions
- Board Calendar and Annotated Agenda
- Executive Director Role Description
- Finance Policies
Lunch included in registration fee.
Note: This Bootcamp is not intended to examine, review, or update your Society’s Constitution, Bylaws, or Human Resource Policies.
The price for this full day session, with access to 2 experts and digital care package, is $249. Alternatively, send 2 members from your organization for $349.
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A dedicated not for profit leader, Christoph brings extensive experience working in many areas of the field. As a fundraiser he has led several development programs and worked in major gifts, and as a search consultant he has worked hands-on with Boards and charity leadership advising them on their needs. Overall, Christoph brings over 17 years’ experience in not for profit fundraising and leadership roles. For the past seven and a half years with KCI, Christoph has led KCI’s western searches, working with over 80 executive search clients in a variety of sectors. Previously, Christoph spent nearly a dozen years in leadership roles with both post-secondary education and health/social service organizations. At UBC, Christoph served for three years as the Director of Development at the Faculty of Forestry, and five years in major gifts fundraising roles for UBC’s Faculty of Arts and the Sauder School of Business. Prior to UBC, Christoph was Director of Development at the BC Paraplegic Association, and his earlier professional experience includes working with the United Way of the Lower Mainland and with the Indian Affairs & Northern Development Department of the Government of Canada. Christoph holds a Bachelor of Applied Sciences (Communications) from SFU and an M.Ed. (Sociology of Education) from UBC. His professional education and activities include various AFP, CCAE, CASE, and CAGP conferences and courses. As a volunteer, Christoph is on the AFP Vancouver Board, and has been engaged in the community through Vancouver Adaptive Snow Sports, the Immigrant Services Society, and several roles at CJSF Radio, SFU’s campus-community radio station.