You’ve just been elected to your HOA or condo association board. Congratulations! Now you can celebrate...with some time back in the classroom.
Continuing board member education is vital to becoming an effective board member. Having a thorough understanding of your roles and responsibilities makes your job easier helps maintain harmony among your board members and in your community. In some states, including Florida, the state requires board members to take an education program within a certain amount of time of being elected.
Ready to go back to class? Check out the top 5 reasons you need to.
Board membership is bigger than your position. You have a fiduciary obligation to what could be a multi-million dollar organization. You need to make decisions based on a solid foundation of knowledge about your community and the industry. Yes, your character will serve you well, but you’ll need to complement that with a complete understanding of the inner workings of what makes any association thrive.