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A Unique Blend of Consulting & Coaching Services


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Custom On-site Workshops

Tailored to meet your board’s specific needs. We start where you are. From introduction of Policy Governance to achieving mastery and optimizing its value, we’re there to walk with you on the journey.

Virtual Workshops & Implementation

Can’t travel right now? Travel costs prohibitive? We can introduce you to Policy Governance and facilitate your implementation virtually, using a combination of on-line course material and live virtual interaction with one of our consultants.


Expand your knowledge of Policy Governance from the comfort of your desk.  Two impactful webinar series:  Behind The Scenes of Policy Governance and Board Chair Forum.


Take your board’s performance to the next level. Your coach is just a click away. Coaching provides regular contact, feedback following each board meeting, and just-in-time answers to your questions. Ad hoc coaching for specific issues can also be arranged on request.

Conference Presentations

Invite The Governance Coach™ to stimulate dialogue at your next conference, membership or association meeting.

Our Policy Governance® Products & Resources

Practical Resources

Resources include REALBoard Advisor™ publication, the REALBoard Buzz™, Videos, FAQ, Articles, and more!

REALBoard Tool Kits™

REALBoard Toolkits™ include Meaningful Monitoring, Board Self-Evaluation, Connect: A Guide to Ownership Linkage and Future-Focused Agendas.


Governing Membership Associations, A Tale of Two School Boards, Focusing Your Church Board, Governance for Health System Trustees

More Tools

The Best-Fit Board Member Matrix and Best-Fit Board Builder will help you select and recruit the most suitable members for your board. Our newest tool is the Assessing A Monitoring Report – Quick Start Guide!

Policy Governance Games

A fun & challenging, way to enhance Policy Governance learning!!!

REALBoard Self-Directed Learning

A self-directed interactive resource to introduce your board or new board members to the Policy Governance model.

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Policy Governance® Virtual Workshops

Introduction to Policy Governance® start dates:  October 2 & November 6

Assessing Monitoring Reports start date: October 17

Registration is limited, so register early!

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