Being an Effective Chair

Friday, 26 March 2021
9.30am – 12.30pm (via Zoom)


This seminar will assist Board Chairs, sub-committee Chairs and potential Chairs to enhance their leadership skills as they undertake this rewarding yet challenging ministry governance role. Key aspects of the role to be explored include personal, professional and mission-focused leadership, creating a healthy Board culture to ensure collaborative and mission-led governance, enabling strategic relationships, the current legal context around particular duties of the Chair and strategies for conducting effective meetings. Case Studies will be explored and opportunities will be provided to address other issues arising from the conversations.


Presenters include: Dr Anne Astin AM (Chair, Good Shepherd Australia and New Zealand); Annette Schneider rsm (ISMAPNG Governance Formation Coordinator); Nicki Patten (Director, Standards and Legal for ISMAPNG) and Jonathan Campton (Executive Officer, Ministry Governance ISMAPNG).


Registration fee: $15

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