Executive Transitions

Sample Documents

American Alliance of Museums

AAM provides Tier 3 museum members with sample executive transition plans and policies.

Planning for Leadership Transition

American Alliance of Museums

In this blog post, Elizabeth Varner seeks to raise awareness of the issues in leadership or executive transitions that can impact cultural entities.

Guidelines for Hiring/Transitioning to a New Chief Executive in Nonprofit or For-Profit Corporations

Free Management Library

The Free Management Library details the steps in transitioning to a new chief executive for a nonprofit organization. It discusses receiving notification of the resignation, confidentiality, board preparation, interim staff structure, hiring, and orienting the new director.

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