Board experience is great for your resume, but it can be hard to break through. This discussion will focus on how to find board director opportunities – and how to maximize the opportunity when you get one!

Worth 1 CFRE point.

Nicole Beatty, CFRE

Senior Consultant

Global Philanthropic

Nicole Beatty CFRE is a sector expert in development operations and management practices for charities and start-up enterprises. Throughout her career as a volunteer, board member, writer, researcher, fundraiser and advisor, Nicole has raised over $25 million for local, national and international causes, and has cofounded three charities. She is passionate about start-up social enterprises, international movements, and rural initiatives that support education, the arts, women's rights, healthcare, food security, poverty reduction and housing. Nicole holds a BA Honours in Communication from the University of Ottawa and a Post Grad Certificate in Non-Profit Management from Ryerson University. Nicole has been chairing Boards and Leadership Committees since 2001. Currently, she is the chair of four boards and works as a Senior Consultant with Global Philanthropic.