Governing in Times of Change - Webinar

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What does your board need to prioritize as you adapt to our current situation?

While the COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted the normal operations for many not-for-profits, the Board of Directors is still responsible for ensuring effective organizational governance.

Event Details

Date & Time: May 7, 2020 | 1:30pm – 2:30pm
Location: Online via Zoom
Who should attend: Board members and Executive Directors.
Cost: FREE

Webinar Content

In this one-hour webinar we will:

  • Highlight priority governance issues during a global pandemic within board’s five roles and responsibilities
  • Share how three modes of governance can equip your board to have its most impactful governing discussions
  • Provide an opportunity to answer your top governance questions right now

Learning Outcomes

Come away from this workshop with the ability to:
  • Understand the three types of questions your board should be asking
  • Apply your governance responsibilities in our current situation

*Live captioning (CART) provided.

Questions about the webinar? Get in touch with us:

Niasha Drydgen
Education & Projects Coordinator

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Date: May 7, 2020 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Online / Virtual
Vancouver, BC
Not Available - City
of Vancouver Bursary


Lisa Torreggiani

Lisa Torreggiani

Consulting Manager,
Vantage Point

As Consulting Manager at Vantage Point, Lisa assists not-for-profit organizations throughout BC by sharing her expertise in strategic planning, governance and capacity building. Lisa is a skilled facilitator and experienced presenter with 20 + years in the for profit and not for profit sectors. As a senior leader, Lisa is passionate about the collaborative process and committed to supporting and equipping organizations with the knowledge and skills they require to execute and deliver their mission.

Lisa’s BA in Communications from SFU, combined with her diverse professional experience, facilitation training from the Justice Institute of BC, and coach training with Essential Impact equips her to successfully lead your group.


Maria Turnbull

Maria Turnbull, Associate Executive Director, Vantage Point

Associate Executive Director,
Vantage Point

Maria Turnbull, Associate Executive Director with Vantage Point, brings over 20 years of leadership experience in staff and director roles within the not-for-profit sector, both here in Canada and in the UK. With a BA in International Relations and MBA, Maria is a skilled facilitator and consultant in board governance, organizational development, and management. She has consulted for Foundations, the City of Vancouver, various Colleges, and hundreds of other not-for-profit organizations. Maria is former Co-Chair of Potluck Café Society and former President of the Bowen Island Montessori School, where she lives with her husband and two young sons and occasionally finds time for her other passions - skiing, cycling, travelling, and sailing.


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