Engaged boards absolutely must have a stake in the organization’s strategic planning process and its outcomes. Focus on the three A’s with your board to build engagement with them in planning. Aspirations, Alignment and Accountability can be processed in partnership between a board and the Executive Director to better engage everyone involved. Find a how-to infographic and helpful guiding questions and tips here: https://blueavocado.org/board-of-directors/engaging-board-members-aaa-then-and-now/