Resources

Boards on Board: Managing Governance Risk

Volunteer boards are vital partners at all nonprofit organizations. An important aspect of any board’s role is to safeguard the mission and assets of the organization. Join Melanie Lockwood Herman, executive director at the Nonprofit Risk Management Center, as she shares strategies to help streamline risk management and compliance at the board level. Watch this … Continued

Lessons from a Risk Appetite Exercise (Risk Leadership Certificate Program)

By Erin Gloeckner The inaugural 2017 Risk Leadership Certificate Program (RLCP) is complete and the NRMC team plans to continue sharing updates and insights from this intensive risk leadership training program in the weeks ahead. One topic that our cohort explored during our final weekend together was risk appetite. As a UK-based financial institution defined … Continued

Risk Oversight

This webinar explores the topic of risk oversight and the board. Learn what the term risk oversight” means, and how risk oversight intersects with the board’s legal and fiduciary responsibilities. Join us as we take a close-up look at several risk oversight frameworks, and explore how to custom fit a risk oversight capability to your … Continued

Events

December 8, 2016

Augusta, ME

Maine Association of Non Profits, Camp Finance

“Somewhere Over the Rainbow: Nonprofit Boards and Risk Oversight” and “Risk Keeping You Awake? Get More Sleep with the Risk Bow Tie Technique”

October 6, 2016

New Paltz, NY

New York Council of Nonprofits, Camp Finance

“2016: A Risk Odyssey” and “Somewhere Over the Rainbow: Nonprofit Boards and Risk Oversight”

June 11, 2016

Omaha, NE

Goodwill Industries International, Inc., 2016 Delegate Assembly

“Good Governance: What’s Risk Got to Do With It?” and “Good Governance: Risk Management in Action”