Webinar: Succession Planning for Non-Profit Boards

May 10, 2022
12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Board succession planning is essential to good governance as it sets the stage for board engagement, performance and effective leadership. This webinar will provide tips and strategies to prepare for board members leaving the board and have a plan to replace them with the necessary skills to minimize risk and the transition period.

Be sure to join us for the other two webinars in this series:

  • Review of Board Policy and ByLaws: Your Board's greatest resource! - March 8th
  • Succession Planning for Non-Profit Boards - May 10th

VM Webinar!

Volunteer Manitoba's webinars are held throughout the year from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm.

The webinars are approximately 45 mins in length, followed by a short Q & A.

Join us for a virtual lunch and learn at the same time!

Who should attend:

Participants can include Board members, Executive Directors, and anyone who is interested in learning more about this topic.


Kevin Freedman is a national young leader in the areas of governance and non-profit leadership. After several years in executive positions he moved into academia and is a member of the Faculty of Business and Economics at the University of Winnipeg where he teaches courses on non-profit management, corporate governance, ethics, and organizational behavior. He has substantial governance experience in public, non-profit, and private organizations dating back more than 15 years. Currently he sits as Chair of the Audit and Risk Committee and Director at Assiniboine Credit Union, Chair of the Board at the Sexuality Education Resource Centre, and is a director or committee member of several local and national organizations inducing Greenpeace and the YMCA-YWCA of Winnipeg.

Kevin is also an award winning volunteer and community leader. He has been recognized with a Governor General's Medal for service, the YMCA Canada Peace Medal, and is a two-time finalist for the Future Leaders of Manitoba award. Kevin holds a master's degree in non-profit management from the Walden School of Public Administration, is an Accredited Canadian Credit Union Director, and is a member of the Institute of Corporate Directors and the International Association for Volunteer Effort.



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