These Board Guidelines provide clear, concise statements to help you understand your role and responsibility as a board member of a non-profit organization. It is not a legal document; an attorney did not prepare it. This 25 page guideline was written in a manner to help make it easy to follow, but be clear where there are dangers to watch for and to help you be a good board member. Author: Dan Ohler. This book will be sent via e-mail after payment is received.