Association Leadership

The Garthson Leadership Centre provides values-based leadership services to professional, industry, trade, sport and hobby associations.

Services to associations include:

  • Serving as a virtual, part-time interim CEO, President or Executive Director during leadership transitions.

  • Reviewing governance and recommending governance changes, including advice to your bylaws task force and lawyer.

  • Providing virtual leadership training in governance, including for individuals supporting board decision-making.

  • Preparing or reviewing governance policies and policy manuals.

  • Holding virtual stakeholder consultations to obtain ideas, perspectives and decision support from members, staff, peers, suppliers, partners, oversight bodies, critics and local communities.

  • Preparing ethics policies, including Codes of Conduct, Codes of Ethics, Conflict of Interest and Ethics Reporting (Whistle-blowing).

  • Providing strategic support for partnership decisions.