New Executive Director Training

Georgia Mountains Regional Commission Office, 1310 W Ridge Road, Gainesville, GA 30503

New Executive Director Training
December 12, 2022
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM ET
Georgia Mountains Regional Commission Office
1310 W Ridge Road, Gainesville, GA 30503


New executive directors (less than 3 years in role) are warmly invited to attend a training summit to hone your organizational skills and managerial vision.  You’ll network with other new executives while learning the ropes from seasoned DDAA leadership!   

Agenda topics include: 

  • Relationship Building: Board & legislator relations 
  • Financial Management: Budgeting, indirect costs, understanding audits 
  • Organizational Leadership: Bylaws, organizational charts, staffing plans 
  • Executive Strategy: Vision setting, ethics, marketing—“telling your story and building reputation” 

Training pre-requisites:

Skills: No prerequisite experience is needed.

Tools: N/A 

Target Audience: DDAA New Executive Directors 

For more information on course content, please contact Brendan Buff. For questions on registrations and/or logistics please contact Spencer Abrams.