Forefront Radio: Effective Board Governance -- Beyond the Checkbook
"Demanding more of board members is what makes for better board members," says Ron Grais, a 35-year veteran of Thresholds' board.
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On this episode of Forefront Radio, our President + CEO, Eric Weinheimer(left) has a conversation with Ron Grais, Pro Bono Counsel at Sugar, Felsenthal, Grais & Hammer. Ron has served on the board of directors of Thresholds, the largest U.S. psychiatric rehabilitation agency, for more almost 35 years. They talk about Ron's chance introduction to nonprofits and board service, effective board leadership and governance, and how to be a better social change agent.