In this ninth session of DC Advocacy Partners, participants will:
- Understand strategies for effective involvement on boards, committees, and commissions.
- Learn about processes for getting appointed to positions and boards and commissions in the District of Columbia and in the Federal Government.
- Understand and be able to use Robert’s Rules of Order.
- Report advocacy activities for long-term study of DC Advocacy Partners’ effectiveness.
Advisor for the Disability Community in the White House Office of Public Engagement
ADA Compliance Specialist, DC Office of Disability Rights
Boards & Commissions Overview and Vacancies
Boards & Commissions: An Application Guide from the DC Office of Boards and Commissions
Boardsmanship: Inclusive and Accessible by People First of California
What are the Responsibilities of Individual Board Members? from BoardSource
Q&As: What should I know before joining a nonprofit board? from BoardSource
Robert’s Rules of Order – Summary Version
Robert’s Rules of Order – Cheat Sheet