Boards Made to Order is a boutique consulting practice designed to help community benefit (nonprofit) boards more efficiently, effectively, and creatively serve their communities.

Michael Kumer, CEO of Boards MTO, has helped hundreds of health, human service, arts, education, and membership organizations realize the highest aspirations of the communities they serve through workshops, facilitations, webinars, coaching sessions, community impact planning, and more.

Contact Michael today and find out how your organization can optimize its potential to transform the quality of life of your community.

Consulting & Facilitation Services

Workshops

Workshops

Boards MTO offers single-day workshops or a comprehensive series. Workshops range in length from one hour to six hours per day; consultant availability includes weekends and weekday evenings.

Webinars

Webinars

Boards MTO offers virtual workshops - webinars! - accessible to anyone with a computer (or tablet or smart phone) and a wi-fi connection.

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Executive Director & Board Officer Coaching

Executive Director & Board Officer Coaching

Face-to-face, phone and / or e-mail.

Community Impact Planning

Community Impact Planning

Creating (or revising) Vision, Mission, and Values, leading to a plan that positively impacts the community. After the board creates the plan, Michael offers guidance regarding how to implement, monitor, and regularly update it!

Bylaw Review

Bylaw Review

Utilize Boards MTOʼs expertise in reviewing and offering suggestions for updating your bylaws. Recommended every 2-3 years.

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Facilitation

Facilitation

For board meetings, retreats, and workshops. Michaels facilitates difficult or even treacherous matters, and helps resolve and diffuse potentially contentious issues.

New Board Member Orientation

New Board Member Orientation

Provide your newest board recruits with a fast-paced and enjoyable workshop, focused on providing a clear understanding of their role and responsibilities as a board member.

Michael Kumer

About Michael Kumer

Michael Kumer is the founder and CEO of Boards Made to Order, a boutique consulting practice that enables nonprofit boards to make a difference, leave a legacy, and change the world. He assists nonprofit boards in achieving excellence in all areas of governance, including exceptional board meetings, board member recruitment, and effective board structures.

Prior to founding Boards MTO, Michael was the Executive Director of Duquesne University’s Nonprofit Leadership Institute (NLI), and Associate Dean of the University's School of Leadership and Professional Advancement.

Contact

Address:
5 Grandview Ave Apt 307
Pittsburgh PA 15211

Phone:
412 965-5791

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