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Board Leadership & Governance

JCC Association is committed to assisting JCCs develop strong, responsive and committed boards of directors. The not-for-profit environment is always changing and is currently under more scrutiny than ever before.  Assisting JCC boards confront these and yet unforeseen challenges are an important part of the consultation services offered to JCCs.

To achieve these goals, JCC Association offers many services through the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for Excellence in Leadership & Management, including:

  • board leadership training
  • board/staff leadership training
  • articulation of roles and responsibilities of board members
  • analysis of board structure and effectiveness
  • board retreats
  • governance review
  • board self assessment
  • by-laws review


Dori Denelle

Provides primary consultation services to JCCs. BoardSource certified governance consultant. Works with all JCC boards on assessment, board and lay leadership development. Directs the Esther Leah Ritz Emerging JCC Leaders Institute.

Contact Dori