Board Governance: Sharpening the Focus on Accountability

Posted by on January 5, 2009

Grant Thorton will host a non-profit executive webinar called Board Governance: Sharpening the Focus on Accountability on Thursday, January 15th, from 3-5pm.

The workshop will be led by Frank Kurre, National Managing Partner of the company’s Not-for-Profit Industry Practice, Anne McGeorge, National Managing Partner of its Health Care Industry Practice, and Larry Ladd, National Director, Higher Education Industry Practice.  The three will lead a discussion on how non-profits, higher education institutions and not-for-profit health care organizations are evolving governance policies within their organizations.

Participants will hear an update on the latest trends in board governance and receive an overview of board structure and responsibilities; oversight of investments; the audit committee and the internal audit function; and independence and accountability.

Two CPE credits will be granted.  To register, go here ( and click “New Student Registration.”  Complete all the required fields, including the company passcode 710004B. Click submit, go to the catalog, locate webcast ID6211 and click enroll.  You will receive an email confirmation with instructions for attending the webcast.  To download recent newsletters, alerts and other thought leadership for non-profits, go here.

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