Nonprofit change agents

What’s Needed To Become a Nonprofit Board Change Agent?

What’s Needed To Become a Nonprofit Board Change Agent?

By Eugene Fram

Nonprofit board members with business backgrounds often become frustrated with the moderate pace for change that is characteristic of nonprofit boards. Most resign or remain on the board as passive directors, not wanting to create internal conflict in organizations that are dedicated to developing positive social programs. Here are some qualifications for unusual board members that want to become change agents and lead boards and/or organizations to making substantial positive changes. * (more…)