The Governors' Podcast

Agenda Item 19.1 - To Chair or Not To Chair? (PART 1) | #TheGovernorsPodcast

November 17, 2021 Onevma Productions Season 2 Episode 5
The Governors' Podcast
Agenda Item 19.1 - To Chair or Not To Chair? (PART 1) | #TheGovernorsPodcast
Show Notes

For today's Single Item Agenda (episode), we discuss;

  • Considering The Mobility (of lack thereof) of Chairs, ie. Assumed and or Automatic Re-elections
  • How The Chair and Vice Chair Duo Can Be Developed For Succession Planning
  • The Characteristics and Personalities of Chairs - Is There A Specific / Desirable Profile?
  • Chairs Lead The Board (Strategic Body) but They Are Not The Whole Governance Structure
  • The Weight of the Role and Responsibilities and Planning Your Route To The Seat  

*Please note that this is Part 1 of 2 around the topic of Chairs and Vice Chairs.

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Sharon Warmington
--> School Governor, Professional Clerk and Qualified Corporate Governance Practitioner 

Olivia D Hinds
--> Chair of a Teaching and Learning Committee, and Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Link Governor


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