Board Fiscal Responsibilities - WEBINAR

Serving as a board member of a nonprofit organization is more than just a title or resume builder.  It comes with a lot of responsibility and involves oversight of the organization, keeping it focused on its mission, maintaining financial accountability, and following governance requirements. Board members must be informed, independent of undue management influence and independent of personal conflicts of interest.  This one-hour webinar will highlight some of the fiscal responsibilities of board members.

Learning Objectives
- Understand current economic developments impacting nonprofits
- Understand new items effecting nonprofits, including UPMIFA, Charity Watchdog Groups and PCI Compliance 
- Understand the fiscal responsibilities of board governance
- Understand the IRS expectations and awareness of the ever-changing Form 990

Level
Introductory: For Board Members to understand their responsibilities in oversight of an organization.

Gather your board together to participate in this webinar.  With internet access, you can join in from the comfort of your office or board room.

Presenter
Carol Cochran, CPA/PFS, CEBS, CMA, CMS, REDW, the Rogoff Firm. 
Carol has twenty-five years experience as a CPA and extensive experience as a nonprofit volunteer.  She is the chair of the Anderson Schools of Management Foundation, Treasurer and Executive Committee member for New Mexico First, the past National Treasurer of the Girl Scouts of the USA, as well as Past Chair and a member of the Executive Committee of ACCION New Mexico.  Carol is a Distinguished Toastmaster, past District Governor of District 23 Toastmasters, and past president of Musical Theater Southwest.  In 1995, Carol received the New Mexico Society of CPAs Community Service Award, and in 2002, Carol was designated Accountant Advocate of the Year by the New Mexico Small Business Administration.  Carol was designated one of New Mexico's "Power Brokers" in 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, and 2010.  In 2008, Carol was also named a "Woman Who Means Business" by the New Mexico Business Weekly.

System Requirements
PC-based attendees
Required: Windows 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server

Macintosh-based attendees
Required: MAC OS X 10.5 or newer

March 30th, 2012 12:00 PM   through   1:00 PM
Phone: 505-247-3671
Email:
Per Computer $ 30.00

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