7 skillset and qualifications questions for a Board Chair

Are you preparing for an interview for a Board Chair? The time you spend doing your due diligence can help you avoid financial losses and uncover serious issues. If it's a new area you've haven't dealt with before, it can be difficult to think of all the questions to ask. We have compiled a list of critical skillset and qualifications questions for you to ask when interviewing a Board Chair


Skill set and qualifications questions


  • What skills and competencies do you feel you might be lacking to be successful in this organization (and how will you gain those skills)?
  • What formal training and education do you have to fulfill your role as Chair?
  • How many positions as Board Chair have you held?
  • What specific past experience do you have that will make you successful as Board Chair?
  • What skills and competencies would you highlight that would make you stand apart from the crowd for this role?
  • In your view, what are the most important skills to possess to be successful as Board Chair?
  • Are you a member of any board organization or the alike?

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7 skillset and qualifications questions for a Board Chair