Expert Interviews

Podcast: Trustee Traps to Avoid

Show Transcript

No matter how purposeful and dedicated an organization may be, there are still common pitfalls that prevent them from having effective and impactful meetings. And these challenges are common across all organizations, big and small.  

Quanda Allen, director of practice development within the Foundations and Endowments Specialty Practice at SunTrust Bank, spoke with Scott Sikes, principal and partner at Columns Fundraising, to talk about the so-called “trustee traps” he’s seen boards fall into during his 30-plus years supporting not-for-profit organizations. 

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