Millennials as nonprofit board directors

Nonprofit Board Recruitment & The Millennials – Challenges Coming?

Nonprofit Board Recruitment & The Millennials – Challenges Coming?

By: Eugene Fram

The millennial generation, those born between roughly 1980 and the early 2000s, is now entering its third decade. As such, they are becoming prime candidates for nonprofit board positions. Most nonprofits would love to have millennial personalities, like Mark Zuckerberg, on their board!! But their behaviors and values are distinctly different from current nonprofit board cohorts, and these differences will certainly impact how they can be recruited for board positions. (more…)