Lunch and Learn: FAQs on Board Governance with Linda Jacobs

2/5/2021 from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM PT

Linda Jacobs, CEO of CVNL, will answer "Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)" about Board Governance. When you register, please share your two top questions for Linda. We will pick the most common questions to answer during the session. Learn from a board governance expert. This event is FREE. 

About Linda:

Linda has served as the Chief Executive Officer of Center for Volunteer & Nonprofit Leadership (CVNL) since 2002. Linda has grown the organization in size and scope with services and programs now available throughout the Bay Area with offices in Solano, Sonoma, Napa and Marin Counties. With over 40 years of combined executive and nonprofit management experience, Linda, a self-proclaimed ‘governance nerd’, frequently presents on issues and trends in the nonprofit sector and consults with nonprofit leaders on board fundamentals, structure, assessment and board development and recruitment. She enjoys talking with her colleagues comparing notes on what is working and how to meet challenges head on.

Linda serves on the Board of Directors for the Marin School to Career Partnership and nationally for Points of Light Affiliate Assembly. She is the former Board Chair of the California Association of Nonprofits, a former board member for the Marin Economic Forum, a past appointee to the Marin County Women’s Commission, past President of the Marin National Organization for Women, and a former member of the Marin Independent Journal Editorial Board. Linda was inducted into the Marin Women’s Hall of Fame in 2011, and in 2013 she received the “We’re All in this Together, Community Building” North Bay, Leadership Council Leaders of the North Bay award and was recognized by the North Bay Business Journal with a Nonprofit Leadership Award.

Linda graduated from the University of South Florida and is a graduate of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Institute for Organization Management. She lives in Novato, where she enjoys her vegetable garden, listening to music from the 70’s, watching the SF Giants, staying up to date on political issues and walking her dog.

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