By Cynthia Nowicki Hnatiuk, EdD, RN, CAE, FAAN
Members of associations dedicate countless volunteer hours working on committees and task forces to advance their associations and the professions they represent. When they are elected to serve on an executive board, however, they may be unsure of what to expect in this new leadership position.
This is where Mentoring the Stars: A Program for Volunteer Board Leaders comes in. Now in its second edition, Mentoring the Stars has proven success in helping new board members acclimate to their new roles and feel more fulfilled as board members.
They will attain the skills and competencies to function effectively on their association's leadership team. By combining a unique, self-study learning approach and a mentoring relationship with an experienced board member, new board members can excel.
This book defines the competencies association board members need to become successful leaders.