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News & Updates

BoardAssist Executive Director Cynthia Remec speaks for MIT alum on Board Service – Jan 25, 2022

Hear from BoardAssist Founder Cynthia Remec in this exclusive webinar for MIT Sloan alumni in the New York area. Cynthia will share the considerations to joining a nonprofit board of directors (including cultural fit, financial commitment, and size of organization), …

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BoardAssist Executive Director Cynthia Remec speaks for the Harvard Club of Boston on Board Service

Did you miss BoardAssist Executive Director Cynthia Remec’s panel talk on board service for the Harvard Club of Boston?  See what you missed here.  During this panel discussion, the panel discussed expectations for nonprofit board service, nonprofit board structures, …

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How to Join a Corporate (and Nonprofit) Board

Join host Cynthia Remec, Executive Director of BoardAssist, as she sits down with leading corporate board search consultants Julie Daum, Suzanne Burns, and Sarah Burley Reid from the Spencer Stuart Board Practice team to discuss corporate and nonprofit board service.  

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BoardAssist Executive Director Cynthia Remec speaks for Columbia Business School on What to Think About Before Joining a Nonprofit Board

BoardAssist Executive Director Cynthia Remec speaks for Columbia Business School on What to Think About Before Joining a Nonprofit Board.  See the video where Ms. Remec discusses the secrets to finding the perfect nonprofit board match for anyone interested in …

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VIDEO: Nonprofit Board Best Practices – Lessons From the 2020 BoardAssist Board Summit

Did you miss BoardAssist’s Annual Nonprofit Governance Summit – a meeting of some of New York’s most prominent nonprofit and corporate board members coming together to discuss nonprofit governance best practices?  Catch it now on VIDEO.

Participating panelists included …

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BoardAssist Virtual Nonprofit Board Fair

In response to COVID-19, BoardAssist announces our first Virtual Nonprofit Board Fair to support the amazing nonprofit leaders who are working overtime to help New York during these difficult times and creatively solve unthinkable daily challenges with dwindling resources.


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BoardAssist featured in a Wall Street Journal article on board service

“More than 1.8 million [nonprofit] board seats turn over annually, estimates Cynthia Remec, executive director of nonprofit BoardAssist, which matches potential directors with nonprofits.

Charities, foundations and universities increasingly are looking for more than just “give and get”—money from board …

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BoardAssist featured on Fox Business News

Fox Business News featured BoardAssist in a two minute video – describing BoardAssist’s services, as the leading New York nonprofit board matching service as “absolutely vital” – and detailing how simple it can be to find and choose a perfect …

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BoardAssist quoted in Wharton Magazine on How to Properly Approach Nonprofit Board Service

From the article…

Along with contributing your professional talents for a good cause, nonprofit board service also offers a way to hone new skills. Cynthia Remec, executive director at BoardAssist, a leading personalized board recruiting resource for the nonprofit …

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BoardAssist quoted in Software Advice article on Why People Join a Nonprofit Board

From the article….

Cynthia Remec is executive director of BoardAssist, a nonprofit that matches potential board members with other nonprofit organizations, and then tracks the success of every match made.

“People [considering joining a board] are willing to be generous …

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