Ernie Ginsler is a popular author, presenter and workshop facilitator on board governance. He has spent over 30 years working with and for nonprofit organizations and has served as front-line staff, executive director, board member and board chair. He has launched new nonprofits, is a former Vice- President Allocations for the United Way of Greater Toronto, and has taught nonprofit management at the university level. For the last eighteen years, he has provided organizational consulting services to local, provincial, and national nonprofits. He currently serves on the boards of four organizations and is a contributor to the e-journal Nonprofit Boards and Governance Review.