How do you make a smooth transition from one elected board to the next? Your term will be over before you even know it -- are you prepared to help your successor step into your role? Do you have a plan for your office and your board? Does your plan fit into the mission statement and purpose of the society? Does it reflect the wants and needs of your members and your society as a whole?
Guests Sue Kaufman (past President, current Education Director of member society Texas State Genealogical Society) and Pat Oxley (past President of FGS) explain how they used their leadership experience to overcome challenges to move their respective organizations forward.
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