Event Calendar

Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Director Duties & Liabilities WEBINAR (CCD)

Start Date: 12/1/2020 9:00 AM CST
End Date: 12/2/2020 12:00 PM CST

Venue Name: Webinar

Location:
WI  United States 

Organization Name: Wisconsin Electric Cooperative Association

Contact:
Wendy Fassbind
Email: wendy@weca.coop
Phone: (608) 467-4589


IMPORTANT NOTE: Due to the continued threat of Covid-19, we are changing the format of the Cooperative Credentialed Director (CCD) education programs planned for December in Eau Claire from in-person to virtual. The health and safety of all of our members is our priority, and we also respect the decisions of many of our co-ops to restrict travel.


NOTE: This is a 2-day WEBINAR program running from 9 a.m.-noon each day. You need to attend BOTH days to receive credit from NRECA.

December 1 AND 2
Program: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. (both days)


Director Duties & Liabilities (#2600)
1-3/4 Skill Builder Credits

Boards are responsible for directing the affairs of the corporation. This course discusses and explains the duties of loyalty, obedience, and due care, and the need for directors to acquire the minimum knowledge and skills necessary to fulfill their responsibilities within the cooperative context.

Key topics:
  • An overview of today’s multi-billion dollar electric utility business
  • The concepts and values that govern cooperatively-owned businesses and related types of organizations
  • Legal and regulatory concepts affecting public utilities
  • Key legal documents such as articles of incorporation and bylaws
  • The role of management and guidelines for maintaining an effective relationship with the CEO


Associate Membership

Associate membership in the Wisconsin Electric Cooperative Association provides a continuing opportunity for providers of goods, services, materials, and equipment to build and maintain networking contacts with Wisconsin's electric co-ops and others with interests and needs related to all aspects of the electric power industry.

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