Trustees' Guide

Welcome to the NAIS Trustees' Guide.

The NAIS Trustees’ Guide equips independent school trustees with the information, tools, and advice they need to lead schools in an ever more complex environment. Browse the links in the navigation bar to find countless resources to aid in building and educating an effective board. The Governance Conundrum section offers solutions to common governance problems. And tools, like the NAIS Demographic Center, will help boards plan for the shifting landscape in which schools operate.

We welcome your feedback. Please send comments to governancehelp@nais.org.