Governance Workshop

Serving the Unique Needs of a Certification Governance Board

In addition to presenting cutting-edge content, the Governance Workshop stimulated my own thinking about improved governance and sparked great conversations with my volunteer leader.

- Dottie Roberts, Executive Director, Orthopaedic Nurses Certification Board

Save the Date!

Wednesday, March 7, 2018
8:30 am - 5:00 pm

330 N Wabash Ave 
Chicago, IL 

Registration Opening Soon!

  • Single Registrant: $450 ICE Members | $515 Non-members 
  • Double Registrant: $810 ICE Members | $945 Non-members 

About the Course

Designed for Credentialing Organization Staff and Their Boards

  • CEOs and Executive Directors
  • First-time and/or seasoned governing board members

Quality Content

This workshop addresses the unique issues faced by certification governance boards and is designed as an opportunity for the CEO and Board Chair to strengthen their partnership by participating in a dynamic learning environment. The faculty will focus on these four critical areas:

  • Current environment and issues facing certification boards and association leaders
  • Developing strong partnerships in association governance between the CEO and the Board Chair, and the CEO and the Board
  • Developing strong boards for effective decision making, and international board buildling
  • Growing programs and services while remaining accredited
  • Strategic Planning that works


Denise Fandel, MBA, CAE
Executive Director, National Athletic Trainers' Association Board of Certification

Cynthia C. Durley, MEd, MBA
Executive Director, Dental Assistant National Board and the DALE Foundation

Questions and Sponsorship

If you have any questions about this workshop, please contact ICE at

Interested in becoming a sponsor of ICE's Governance Workshop? Contact Ryan Leach at