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Leadership programs to cultivate your skills as the role of the chief business officer expands.

Future Business Officers Program

The Future Business Officers Program is a highly interactive workshop designed for business office staff members to explore the leadership skills and organizational perspectives necessary to advance in their careers. Participants will gain an understanding of the complex responsibilities of the chief business officer role and begin to develop a personal plan of action in preparation for a move to the next career level. The program scheduled for July 10-11, 2020 at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in Washington, DC/National Harbor has been canceled.


Fellows Program

The NACUBO Fellows Program is a one-year leadership development program designed to provide support, education, and learning opportunities to individuals who seek a chief business officer position for their next role. Participants will enhance leadership, management and communication skills, and build a network of colleagues who serve as a resource of support throughout the fellow’s career. Learn more »»


New Business Officers Program

The New Business Officers Program is an intensive workshop where participants examine the complexities of the chief business officer role and learn from experienced higher education leaders. The program is designed to provide relevant resources and guidance to those new to the chief business officer role within a college or university setting and facilitate networking opportunities with colleagues. The 2020 program is offered online each Friday in August. 


Mentoring Program

Chief business officers who have completed the New Business Officers Program are eligible to be matched with a seasoned chief business officer for a one-year Mentoring Program. Learn more >>


Elizabeth LaRocca

Senior Director, Leadership Development


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