CommunityIMPACT, Inc.

Governance Policy Review

Governance Policy Review

Governance policies shall be the basis for all Board deliberation and action.


  1. Policies shall be brief, clear, future-oriented and reflect the organization’s values;
  2. Policies will provide the opportunity for Reasonable Interpretation by the Chief Governance Official (Governance Process and Board/Director Relations) and Executive Director (Ends and Executive Limitations);
  3. Policies are living documents and shall be reviewed at least annually so that they remain relevant;

a.  The Board may approve new policies or revise existing policies at any Board meeting by majority vote.  Upon the request of any member, action may be deferred one meeting;

      4.  At each Board meeting, the Chief Governance Official shall appoint a task group to examine in-depth the policies to be reviewed at the next Board meeting.



Adopted:  September, 2007  |  Modified: January, 2008  |  Printed: January, 2013