Typically, the corporate officers are also members of the board of directors, however, this may not be a requirement of the governing documents. Officers are appointed/elected by the members of the board and not by the membership. The appointment and responsibilities of the officers are generally stated here and may be more specifically described in the bylaws.  Besides being a legal requirement in the bylaws, why should a board meet?


Like any family, sometimes there are misunderstandings about decisions made. Board meetings offer an opportunity to remove fear and confusion and replace it with supportive and shared responsibility.


Here are other reasons: