McCord Consulting Group principals have been in the governmental affairs, business consulting, and board development fields since 2004.
With a notable career in the legislative field, some highlights for the MCG team include:
Additionally, the team has worked on educational and labor policy at the Colorado General Assembly, bringing a unique expertise and proven lobbying style to the West.
MCG’s educational background includes a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from The University of Notre Dame and a Masters of Public Policy from Michigan State University.
Ms. McCord’s civic and professional boards include the Community Action Programs Board of Boulder County. Ms. McCord also sits on the Community Affairs Council of the Boulder Chamber which advises the Boulder Chamber Board of Directors on local policy issues. Ms. McCord is the past President of the Notre Dame Club of Denver, serving more than 2,000 Denver area members. She was appointed a commissioner of the Boulder Housing Partners in 2014. She was named the November 2015 Boulder Young Pro to Know by the Boulder Chamber of Commerce.
Happy New Year! The new year is an exciting time for organizations because they can plan for all of their accomplishments for the year to come. In your planning, you should make sure your board directors have a refresher course on their duties and responsibilities as board members. Board Governance 101 is great for returning directors as well as those new directors who may have joined the board in the last quarter of the previous year. For more information on how to schedule a Board Governance 101 session with McCord Consulting Group, complete the form here. Now, here are five things you should learn in a Board Governance 101 Session.
The Legal Duties of Board Directors – Why legal and ethical accountability is important
The importance of communicating your mission with your community, your constituents, and your funders
Strategies to ensure the long term financial success of your organization
Plan of action for recruiting and retaining diverse board directors
Expectations of the Board for your CEO and expectations of your CEO for the Board
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