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The Handbook of Board Governance. A Comprehensive Guide for Public, Private, and Not-for-Profit Board Members

Build a more effective board with insight from the forefront of corporate governance The Handbook of Board Governance provides comprehensive, expert-led coverage of all aspects of corporate governance for public, nonprofit, and private boards. Written by collaboration among subject matter experts, this book combines academic rigor and practitioner experience to provide thorough guidance and deep insight. From diversity, effectiveness, and responsibilities, to compensation, succession planning, and financial literacy, the topics are at once broad-ranging and highly relevant to current and aspiring directors. The coverage applies to governance at public companies, private and small or medium companies, state-owned enterprises, family owned organizations, and more, to ensure complete and clear guidance on a diverse range of issues. An all-star contributor list including Ram Charan, Bob Monks, Nell Minow, and Mark Nadler, among others, gives you the insight of thought leaders in the areas relevant to your organization. A well-functioning board is essential to an organization’s achievement. Whether the goal is furthering a mission or dominating a market, the board’s composition, strategy, and practices are a determining factor in the organization’s ultimate success. This guide provides the information essential to building a board that works. Delve into the board’s strategic role in value creation Gain useful insight into compensation, risk, accountability, legal obligations Understand the many competencies required of an effective director Get up to speed on blind spots, trendspotting, and social media in the board room The board is responsible for a vast and varied collection of duties, but the singular mission is to push the organization forward. Poor organization, one-sided composition, inefficient practices, and ineffective oversight detract from that mission, but all can be avoided. The Handbook of Board Governance provides practical guidance andexpert insight relevant to board members across the spectrum.

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Richard LeBlanc


imagesize = 150px
name= Richard LeBlanc
state= Michigan
district= 18th
party= Democratic
term_start = 2007
preceded= Glenn S. Anderson
succeeded= Incumbent
place of birth= Westland, Michigan
religion =
spouse = Cheryl LeBlanc

Richard LeBlanc (born 1958) is a politician from the U.S. state of Michigan. He is a Democratic member of the Michigan State House of Representatives. He represents the 18th District, which is located in Metro Detroit and includes the city of Westland.

Early life

LeBlanc was born in Westland in 1958. He was a member of the law enforcement for the cities of Westland. He is currently a reserve police officer for the city of Canton.

Political career

LeBlanc served as an officer and trustee for Wayne/Westland Community Schools, Board of Education from 1992 to 1995. He was elected to the Westland City Council, where he served from 1995 to 2001 and 2003 to 2006. In 2006 he filed to run for the seat being vacated by Rep. Glenn S. Anderson, who ran successfully for the Michigan State Senate. LeBlanc won easily in the heavily Democratic 18th District, which is located in Wayne County and includes the Detroit suburb of Westland. In the House, LeBlanc sits on the powerful Appropriations Committee and is Chairman of the Michigan State Police and the Military and Veterans Affairs Committee.


Richard lives in Westland with his wife Cheryl LeBlanc and has two children, Rick and Jeff. The family owns a Amphicar, which is a cross between a boat and a car. LeBlanc is also a licensed pilot.

External links

* [http://house.michigan.gov/rep.asp?DIST=018 Official Web site]
* [http://018.housedems.com/ LeBlanc's House Democrats Web site]
* [http://www.richardleblanc.net/ LeBlanc's Campaign Site]
* [http://www.richardleblanc.com/ LeBlanc's Personal Site]

Источник: Richard LeBlanc

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