Board Composition and Independence – Standards for Excellence Educational Resource Packet (07)


Developing a board of committed individuals who believe in and are willing to work hard to help you achieve your mission is one of the critical keys to success for nonprofit organizations. This in-depth packet outlines who should and shouldn’t sit on the board and, how to develop a strong, independent, and diverse board.

Attached at the end of this packet you will find the customizable companion documents:

  • Board Development Committee
  • Board Composition Analysis
  • Statements on Board Diversity
  • Family and Business Relationships and Interested Person Independence Questionnaire

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