Roots: Developing Your Board of Directors

Wednesday, July 15, 2020 8:00 am
Location TBD
To Be Determined

EFBC is a proud partner of Business Families Foundation (BFF), a non-profit that empowers business families to ensure their sustainability and harmony for generations to come. Through BFF, we offer our Roots Curriculum to explore topics like leadership application, family governance and more.

Developing Your Board of Directors combines experiential learning and expert guidance to provide comprehensive curriculum on building a Board of Directors for your business.

Designed For

Business leaders and family members of privately-held and family enterprises who are considering forming an outside board or who would like to serve on a board. This course is open to both members and non-members of the Entrepreneur and Family Business Council.

What You’ll Learn

This half-day course provides a deep-dive into developing and implementing an outside board, including:

  • The fundamentals - what, why and how
  • Documentation and preparation: Creating Your Board Book
  • Role of a Board in a Family Business System
  • Board Recruiting and Orientation and more!

Course Highlights

  • Live case studies
  • Peer support
  • Take-home tools


Roots family business education

Every year, we offer a minimum of two educational courses to help grow and sustain your business. Theses courses include:

Anchoring Your Business | Leadership Application Course | Strategic Planning, Execution and Management | Family Meetings and Family Charters and more!



Registration will open soon.