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Surviving and Thriving During Presidential Transitions

How CBOs can foster smooth leadership transitions.


April 3, 2019, 01:00PM EDT
Every higher education institution undergoes a presidential transition at some point. Following the journey of a presidential leadership change—from its announcement, through the search process, and into the first years of the new leader's tenure—will better prepare you for this shift. Learn about the CBO’s role in fostering a smooth transition, including how to determine presidential salaries, draft contracts, and explore benefit options. Discover how to best interact with the search committee and search firm, work with the outgoing president, and help colleagues on campus succeed under new leadership.
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Who Should Attend

  • Chief Business Officers
  • Chief Finance Officers
  • Human Resource Officers
  • Chief Accounting Officers and Provost
  • Budget Officers
  • Vice, Associate Vice, and Assistant Vice Presidents of Finance/Administration
  • Vice Presidents of Advancement/Development

What You Will Learn

NACUBO’s professional development programs are designed to deliver the skills, concepts, and best practices for success to individuals in the business of higher education. After participating in this program, you will be able to:

  • Understand the campus dynamics that surround a presidential transition.
  • Effectively deal with requests to establish presidential salaries, write or review contracts, and establish funding plans for the cost of presidential transitions.
  • Gather and present the comprehensive information that will help orient a new leader and create a positive first impression for finance and administration.

Meet The Speakers

Karen Goldstein

AGB Search

Sherry Mondou

University of Puget Sound

Maryann Terrana


Lynn Valenter

Washington State University

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CPE Information

On demand programs are not eligible for CPEs at this time.

There are no CPEs offered for this event.

CPE Details

NACUBO is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website


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