Board of Directors Tip 5 – Role of the Board Chair
Role of the board chair
Guide the board
Communicate with CEO
Cathie Leimbach is Co-Founder and Consulting Partner with STRIVE!, a leadership development firm serving boards and senior management teams across the United States and Canada. Her diverse leadership experience includes chairing boards of directors, managing a team of 200, and coaching board members and senior managers to enhanced effectiveness. Cathie is recognized as an outstanding facilitator who engages workshop participants in the learning process for enhanced understanding and retention. STRIVE!’s book “The Imperfect Board Member” has been the top selling governance book for the last two years. Cathie writes a weekly board governance blog www.boardgovernance.wordpress.com.