Annual Convention: Board Chair Workshop

Annual Convention: Board Chair Workshop
February 21, 2019 | Hilton Head Marriott, Hilton Head Island

Serving as your board’s chair brings both exciting opportunities and daunting challenges. This full-day workshop addresses the many demands of serving in the top job on your board. Featured speakers and interactive discussions provide insights on such topics as effective meeting management, serving as your board’s spokesperson, overall leadership strategies and more. The workshop takes place immediately prior to the association’s Annual Convention, which provides a wonderful opportunity for participants to extend their professional development into the weekend as a convention attendee.

  • Online registration is closed. Please register onsite at the Hilton Head Marriott beginning at 4:30 pm on Thursday, February 21.

    Registration fee: $135, members only.

    • New Board Orientation and Board Chair Workshop, onsite registration begins at 8 a.m. one February 21, 2019
    • Annual Convention, onsite registration begins at 4:30 p.m. on February 21, 2019 and 7:30 a.m. on February 22, 2019
  • Hilton Head Marriott
    One Hotel Circle
    Hilton Head Island, SC 29928

    For directions from your location, please click here (opens in new window).

    The Hilton Head Marriott will not accept the reservation forms prior to 8:30 a.m. on December 5, 2018. Call-in reservations will not be accepted. The appropriate forms must be completed and emailed to the Hilton Head Marriott.

    • The hotel rate is $143 and the hotel cancellation deadline is January 23, 2019.

    Hotel Reservation Procedures and Forms 


    Complimentary breakfast for two: Attendees staying in the Hilton Head Marriott SCSBA’s contracted room block, will receive a complimentary full breakfast for two Friday – Sunday.

    Listed below is a hotel that we have contracted for overflow.

    The Beach House Holiday Inn, hotel rates $144 king, $174 two queens, group code SBA.

    • Online reservations The Beach House-Holiday Inn
    • Or call 1.855.433.0341
    • A non-refundable (1) night room and tax deposit is due 30 days prior to arrival, January 22.

    The two hotels listed below are located near the Hilton Head Marriott. We do not have a contract with these hotels. Please contact them directly.

    Sonesta Hotel
    Omni Hotel

    • Enhance leadership skills
    • Learn effective meeting management practices
    • Get an overview of important state laws
  • Board Chair Workshop: 10 points and 5 hours

  • 2019 Board Chair Workshop handouts
    2018 Board Chair Workshop handouts
    2017 Board Chair Workshop handouts
    2016 Board Chair Workshop handouts (archive)
    2015 Board Chair Workshop handouts (archive)