Voici un article du Dr Fram qui décrit clairement les tâches d’un membre de conseil d’administration d’OBNL.
« My experience shows that well functioning nonprofit boards establish and monitor the organization’s policies. The board operates through the president/CEO. In turn, the CEO executes policy and is responsible for the prudent and creative operations of the organization. In this role, the CEO exercises leadership resulting in the effective and efficient use of board and of other volunteer time.
Although defining what are policy issues and what are operation issues is not always clear, for both for-profit and nonprofit organizations, following is a useful set of guidelines which attempts to make the separation for nonprofits by listing the board’s responsibilities ».