Board Leadership Summits

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Join us and Keynote Speaker Charles Weathers as he discusses "The Board of Today...and Tomorrow"


Exclusively for Together SC Members

Lowcountry Board Leadership Summit

  • Exclusively for Together SC members
  • Tuesday, May 23, 2017
  • Time: 8:00 a.m. - Noon
  • Location: The Citadel, Johnson Hagood Stadium, 4th Floor Pearson Club Level, Charleston, SC


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Who Should Attend?

Board Leadership Summits are for Together SC members ONLY and are designed exclusively for nonprofit board members and their CEOs to attend together. Each Summit will kick off with a general session to address current board trends, evergreen governance topics and key insights. Following this presentation, participants will attend breakout sessions focused on Strong Board Chair – CEO Relations. Participants will also attend Lead and Learn sessions led by nonprofit leaders and business partner experts. The purpose of these small group sessions is to facilitate peer learning around specific board topics.


  • $50 Per Attendee for Together SC Member Organizations - Early Bird Rate
  • $75 Per Attendee for Together SC Member Organizations – Starting Two Weeks Before Event
  • Bring 3 Attendees from the Same Member Organization and get a 4thAttendee FREE - Just use the "buy3get1" promocode at checkout (Please note: for promocode to work, all attendees must be registered in the same transaction | individual email addresses are required for each registered attendee.)

Sample Summit Agenda

  • 8:00 a.m. - Registration, Breakfast, and Networking
  • 8:30 a.m. - Welcome and Introductions 
  • 8:45 a.m.- 9:30 a.m. - The Board of Today with Charles Weathers, The Weathers Group
  • 9:35 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. - Focusing on Strong Board Chair – CEO Relations - Breakout Sessions
  • 10:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. - Networking Break
  • 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. - Lead & Learn Sessions       
  • 11:30a.m.  Noon - Leading Forward

Lead and Learn Conversations - Topics may vary at each event

  • Stealth Board Meetings
  • Courageous Conversations
  • Diversifying Your Board
  • Importance of Board Governance Committees
  • Boardroom Culture
  • Chair-CEO Relationships
  • Fundraising
  • Legal Relationship Between Boards and CEOs

For more information, please contact Debbie Nelson at, or via phone at 864-420-0195.

Past Board Leadership Summits:            

 Kershaw County Board Leadership Summit

  • Wednesday, January 18, 2017
  • Time: 8:00 a.m. - Noon 
  • Location: Central Carolina Technical College, Kershaw County Campus (80 Campus Drive, Camden, SC)

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Upstate Board Leadership Summit


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