This resource links to an article from Nonprofit Accounting Basics. The article outlines criteria that should be met for determining independence for voting members on the board.
It also notes situations that may jeopardize their independence in decision making.
Focus Areas: Principles for Good Governance and Ethical Practice
Principles: Category 1: Legal Compliance and Public Disclosure, Category 2: Effective Governance, Category 3: Strong Financial Oversight, Category 4: Responsible Fundraising
Resource Types: Principles