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Sample for Practice 7A: Leadership Hiring Checklist

Posted 2018 Reviewed June 28, 2022
Barbara J. Gilvar
About This Sample

Checklist from The Art of Hiring Leaders: A Guide for Nonprofit Organizations (2007) by Barbara J. Gilvar. Includes action items for all phases of hiring a new leader or executive director:

  • Planning and Preparation

  • The Search Committee

  • Developing the criteria statement

  • Outreach

  • Evaluating Applications

  • Search Committee Interviews

  • References and Credentials

  • The Finalists' Visits

  • The Board's Decision-Making Process

  • Transition