College of Optometry of British Columbia
The Client: College of Optometry of British Columbia (COBC)
The Need: The College of Optometrists of British Columbia guides and regulates all optometrists registered win the province to ensure the public is provided with safe, ethical and effective optometric services. COBC is governed by a board of directors committed to high standards of governance. In 2019 COBC was interested in examining its governance model to ensure effectiveness and efficiency and best practices for a regulatory authority.
The Solution: AOR was engaged to develop a workshop for the board to discuss best practices and governance models to ensure effectiveness and efficiency.
The Result: Michelle provided a half day workshop for the board of directors on governance best practices and governance models, including examining the Coherent Governance model and Policy Governance model. The board is now working to develop its governance manual.