About the Authors.
1. Governance Basics.
3. Functioning: Responsibilities.
4. Functioning: Roles.
8. Transforming Your Board.
A. The Sixty–Four Principles.
B. Illustrative Board Policies.
C. Sample Committee Charters.
D. Illustrative Board Chair Position Description.
E. Illustrative Governance Principles.
F. For Further Reading.
James E. (Jamie) Orlikoff is president of Orlikoff and Associates, Inc., a firm specializing in governance improvement and leadership development. He is executive director of the American Governance and Leadership Group LLC and the national advisor on governance and leadership to the American Hospital Association. In these various capacities, he has worked with over six hundred organizations to strengthen their governance effectiveness and efficiency. Orlikoff serves on the board of trustees of Pitzer College in Claremont, California.